62points

Park City Mountain

66points

Steamboat

Park City Mountain
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42 facts in comparison

Park City Mountain vs Steamboat

Park City Mountain
Steamboat

How does Park City Mountain compare to Steamboat?

  • 248.8km closer to nearest airport
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    37.2kmvs286km
  • 16inches more seasonal snowfall
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    365inchesvs349inches
  • 0.8km longer ski run
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    5.6kmvs4.8km
  • 4 more museums
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    5vs1
  • Has toboggan runs
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  • 52 more hostels and hotels
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    66vs14
  • 1 more ski lifts
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    19vs18
  • 4 more hiking trails
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    5vs1

How does Steamboat compare to Park City Mountain?

  • 51 more ski slopes
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    165vs114
  • 11 more restaurants/bars
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    22vs11
  • 10 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    69vs59
  • 10465 larger uphill capacity per hour
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    41465vs31000
  • 37 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    72vs35
  • 1hours longer opening hours
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    8hoursvs7hours
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 1 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    21vs20

General info

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

8hours

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

3224meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
4.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
Source: city's official website, 2021.
In general, cities with possibility of drinking alcohol in public places have more thriving nightlife. It's easier to organize parties in public places. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
6.Is child friendly
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Steamboat
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
7.base elevation

2103meters

2103meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
8.Is pet-friendly
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Steamboat
The resort is pet-friendly, so if you like you can bring your dog along if you need to.
9.has lake/s
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Steamboat
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Skiing

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
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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Steamboat
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.
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.
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.
6.Has a ski school
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
7.longest run

5.6km

4.8km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
8.Offers open cross-country skiing
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Steamboat
Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.
Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Low difficulty trails (marked with a green circle) have a slope gradient between 6% and 25%. Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners.

Leisure

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
4.Has a spa
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.
6.Has an ice rink
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
7.Has a bobsled track
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
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.
8.Has a golf course
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!
9.Has ice climbing areas
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Steamboat
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.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
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
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
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
Park City Mountain
Steamboat
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

349inches

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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