Mount Hotham
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Key facts and figures

Mount Hotham: 44 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
79
Big Sky: 250

2. mountain height

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.
411meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
20
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

4. Allows off-piste skiing

In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
Mount Hotham
68% have it

5. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
2.5km
Zermatt: 25km

6. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
20km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

7. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
98.27$
Sansicario: 0$

8. ski lifts total capacity

This is the amount of people that can be transported by ski lifts etc. per hour. A bigger uphill capacity can indicate less waiting time, although it will be affected by how busy the resort is.
24485
Val Gardena: 115238

9. seasonal snowfall

The average snowfall each season as measured in inches. The more snowfall there is, the more powdery and fluffy the ski slopes will be.
118inches
Alyeska: 650inches

10. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1450meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

11. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
1861meters
Claviere: 5774meters

12. trails (difficult)

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. High-difficulty trails (marked with a black diamond) have a slope gradient of more than 40%; such trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a good challenge.
44
Big Sky: 150

13. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Mount Hotham
51% have it

14. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
30
Val di Fassa: 188

15. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Mount Hotham
94% have it

16. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
0inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

17. Has toboggan runs

Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.
Mount Hotham
53% have it

18. Has ice climbing areas

Ice climbing is a great sport for adrenalin seekers. It entails climbing frozen cliff edges/waterfalls using tools such as ice axes in order to grip the surface.
Mount Hotham
37% have it

19. The resort has open cross country skiing

Cross country skiing is an Olympic sport which provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body.
Mount Hotham
88% have it

20. trails (medium)

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Medium difficulty trails (marked with a blue square) have a slope gradient between 25% and 40%. These trails are ideal for regular skiers.
31
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

21. snowfall july

Average snowfall in the month of July.
56inches
Mount Hotham: 56inches

22. hiking trails

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
5
Schladming: 142

23. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
13
Champéry: 216

24. chalets

A chalet is a type of house commonly found in ski resorts. Renting your own chalet can be fun and can often work out cheaper than staying in a hotel.
22
Big White: 269

25. trails (off-piste)

Some resorts have recommended off-piste routes for very experienced skiers.
12
Gulmarg: 100

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