Oberstdorf
Top 39%252 points
Top 39%
Key facts and figures

Oberstdorf review: 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. Has a ski school

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

5. 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

6. restaurants

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

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
39% have it

8. 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

9. 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

10. hotels and hostels

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

11. Has toboggan runs

Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.
Oberstdorf
53% 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.
80km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

13. snowfall march

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

14. 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

15. 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

16. has lake/s

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

17. base elevation

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

18. snowfall december

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

19. Is pet-friendly

The resort is pet-friendly, so if you like you can bring your dog along if you need to.
Oberstdorf
23% have it

20. 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

21. snowfall april

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

22. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
47
Champéry: 216

23. snowfall july

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

24. snowfall june

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

25. snowfall may

Average snowfall in the month of May.
0inches
Lake Louise: 94.4inches

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