Norefjell
Top 71%118 points
Top 71%
Key facts and figures

Norefjell review: 33 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
26
Big Sky: 250

2. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
25km
Champéry: 650km

3. 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.
1008meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

4. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
8
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

5. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Norefjell
94% have it

6. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
7
Val di Fassa: 188

7. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
9km
Zermatt: 25km

8. 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.
Norefjell
88% have it

9. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
62.69$
Sansicario: 0$

10. 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.
Norefjell
37% have it

11. Has night skiing

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

12. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
117km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

13. 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.
111.5inches
Alyeska: 650inches

14. 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.
4
Big Sky: 150

15. 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.
5
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

16. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
Norefjell
40% have it

17. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
180meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

18. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
1188meters
Claviere: 5774meters

19. Winter olympics host

The resort has played host to the winter olympics. This means it is likely to have a range of professional slopes, other winter sports, and finally, good facilities and well developed transport links.
Norefjell
17% have it

20. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
0
Squaw Valley: 5

21. Is child friendly

The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
Norefjell
85% have it

22. ski lifts (air)

Air lifts describe all off-ground types of ski lift, such as cable cars or chair lifts. These are better, particular for travelling long distances, as they can transport skiers faster and in larger quantities than surface lifts.
3
Champéry: 102

23. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
10
Champéry: 216

24. trails (easy)

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Low difficulty trails (marked with a green circle) have a slope gradient between 6% and 25%. Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners.
17
Champéry: 150

25. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
0
Banff Mount Norquay: 25

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