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Park City Mountain

Park City Mountain
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Park City Mountain review: 37 facts and highlights

Park City Mountain
62
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Park City Mountain

How does Park City Mountain compare to the average?

  • Ski slopes
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    114vs60.8
  • Distance from airport
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    37.2kmvs107.39km
  • Seasonal snowfall
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    365inchesvs313.71inches
  • Trails (medium)
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    59vs24.57
  • Ski lifts total capacity
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    31000vs29204.7
  • Trails (difficult)
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    35vs16.98
  • Trails (easy)
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    20vs17.53
  • Summit height above sealevel
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    3048metersvs2585.7meters

General info

1.distance from airport

37.2km

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
2.opening hours

7hours

The opening hours is the average number of hours per day that the resort is open for skiing. Long opening hours mean you can go for an early ski, or have a long sleep and go later.
3.summit height above sealevel

3048meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.base elevation

2103meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
5.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.has lake/s
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

114

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.trails (medium)

59

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.
3.Allows off-piste skiing
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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.
4.ski lifts total capacity

31000

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.
5.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
6.longest run

5.6km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.

Leisure

1.restaurants

11

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.number of cinemas

1

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
3.number of museums

5

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.hiking trails

5

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
5.Has a spa
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After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
6.Has snowmobile circuit
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A snowmobile tour is a great way to cover large distances in a short time. After lots of physically demanding activities, it can be good way to sit back and let the motor do the work.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
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The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
2.hotels and hostels

66

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.chalets

72

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.
4.Hosts conferences
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The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
5.number of five star hotels

9

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
6.Has camping facilities
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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!

Snowfall

1.seasonal snowfall

365inches

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

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