62points

Park City Mountain

45points

Whitefish

Park City Mountain
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41 facts in comparison

Park City Mountain vs Whitefish

Park City Mountain
Whitefish

How does Park City Mountain compare to Whitefish?

  • 12 more ski slopes
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    114vs102
  • 3 more restaurants/bars
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    11vs8
  • 65inches more seasonal snowfall
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    365inchesvs300inches
  • 20 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    59vs39
  • 29200 larger uphill capacity per hour
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    31000vs1800
  • 0.3km longer ski run
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    5.6kmvs5.3km
  • 2 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    20vs18
  • 970meters higher summit
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    3048metersvs2078meters

How does Whitefish compare to Park City Mountain?

  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 7 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    42vs35
  • 206$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    69$vs275$
  • Has smoking ban in closed public spaces
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  • 415$ cheaper season ticket price
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    1 140.00$vs1555$
  • 1 more snow parks
    ?

    5vs4
  • Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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  • 28 more chalets
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    100vs72

General info

1.opening hours

7hours

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.
2.summit height above sealevel

3048meters

2078meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
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, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.Is child friendly
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.base elevation

2103meters

1361meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

114

102

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

59

39

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
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
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

1800

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.Offers open cross-country skiing
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
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.
6.Has a ski school
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Leisure

1.restaurants

11

8

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

1

0

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

5

2

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.Has a spa
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
5.Has an ice rink
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
6.Has a bobsled track
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
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.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Park City Mountain
Whitefish
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

0

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

72

100

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

9

0

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
Whitefish
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

300inches

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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