Park City Mountain
Top 25%3,302 points
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Key facts and figures

Park City Mountain review: 37 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
114
Big Sky: 250

2. 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.
Park City Mountain
69% have it

3. 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.
Park City Mountain
39% have it

4. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Park City Mountain
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.
Park City Mountain
88% have it

6. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
11
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

7. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
275$
Sansicario: 0$

8. Has toboggan runs

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

9. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Park City Mountain
52% have it

10. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
5.6km
Zermatt: 25km

11. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
37.2km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

12. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
66
Val di Fassa: 188

13. 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.
59
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

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.
35
Big Sky: 150

15. ski lifts total capacity

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.
31000
Val Gardena: 115238

16. Is pet-friendly

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

17. 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.
365inches
Alyeska: 650inches

18. has lake/s

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

19. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
2103meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

20. Hosts conferences

The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
Park City Mountain
30% have it

21. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3048meters
Claviere: 5774meters

22. 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.
Park City Mountain
17% have it

23. Has snowmobile circuit

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.
Park City Mountain
28% have it

24. hiking trails

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
5
Schladming: 142

25. chalets

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.
72
Big White: 269

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