Oppdal
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Key facts and figures

Oppdal: 37 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
39
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.
715meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. 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.
Oppdal
68% have it

4. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
13.8km
Smugglers Notch: 0.033km

5. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
56km
Champéry: 650km

6. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
13
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

7. Has night skiing

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

8. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.
5
Big Sky: 150

9. 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.
Oppdal
17% have it

10. 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.
5
Ellmau: 70

11. 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.
Oppdal
88% have it

12. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
60.29$
Sansicario: 0$

13. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Oppdal
40% have it

14. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
1300meters
Claviere: 5774meters

15. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.
10
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

16. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
585meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

17. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3
Val di Fassa: 188

18. Has a ski school

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

19. 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.
Oppdal
6% have it

20. 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.
Oppdal
37% have it

21. months open yearly

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.
5.5months
Samnaun: 10months

22. trails (easy)

Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners or people with low ability.
24
Champéry: 150

23. Is child friendly

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

24. season pass price

The season pass price gives you unlimited access to the resort for the entire ski season.
782.19$
Arapahoe Basin: 9$

25. Has camping facilities

Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!
Oppdal
61% have it

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