Queenstown
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Key facts and figures

Queenstown: 40 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
36
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.
481meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

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.
Queenstown
38% 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.
23.6km
Smugglers Notch: 0.033km

5. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
4
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

6. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
2.4km
Zermatt: 25km

7. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
79.63$
Sansicario: 0$

8. Has night skiing

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

9. 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.
0
Ellmau: 70

10. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.
13
Big Sky: 150

11. 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.
82.7inches
Alyeska: 650inches

12. Has a ski school

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

13. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
0
Val di Fassa: 188

14. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1168meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

15. 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.
Queenstown
6% have it

16. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
1649meters
Claviere: 5774meters

17. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
0inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

18. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.
19
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

19. snowfall july

Average snowfall in the month of July.
43.5inches
Mount Hotham: 56inches

20. trails (easy)

Resorts with a lot of low difficulty trails are ideal for beginners or people with low ability.
4
Champéry: 150

21. ski lifts (air)

Air lifts describe all off-ground types of ski lift, such as cable cars or chair lifts. These are better, particular for travelling long distances, as they can transport skiers faster and in larger quantities than surface lifts.
3
Champéry: 102

22. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
0
Banff Mount Norquay: 25

23. number of theaters

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
0
Banff Mount Norquay: 15

24. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
0
Squaw Valley: 5

25. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
8
Champéry: 216

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