Oberstdorf
Top 39%222 points
Top 39%
Key facts and figures

Oberstdorf: 40 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
38
Big Sky: 250

2. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
124km
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.
1415meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

4. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
153
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

5. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
7.5km
Zermatt: 25km

6. restaurants on the slopes

Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.
65
Ellmau: 70

7. The resort is serviced by public transport

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
Oberstdorf
38% have it

8. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
80km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

9. 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.
25
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

10. Has toboggan runs

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

11. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
813meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

12. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2228meters
Claviere: 5774meters

13. 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.
2
Big Sky: 150

14. Has a ski school

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

15. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
10
Val di Fassa: 188

16. has lake/s

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

17. 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.
Oberstdorf
88% have it

18. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
44.5inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

19. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
89.4inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

20. Has a bobsled track

This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.
Oberstdorf
7% have it

21. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.
99.9inches
Engelberg: 185.8inches

22. snowfall april

Average snowfall in the month of April.
88inches
Gstaad: 196inches

23. snowfall august

Average snowfall in the month of August.
0inches
Mount Hotham: 69inches

24. snowfall july

Average snowfall in the month of July.
0inches
Mount Hotham: 56inches

25. snowfall june

Average snowfall in the month of June.
0inches
Mount Perisher: 18inches

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