58points

Revelstoke

45points

Whitefish

Revelstoke
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42 facts in comparison

Revelstoke vs Whitefish

Revelstoke
Whitefish

How does Revelstoke compare to Whitefish?

  • 996meters higher mountain height
    ?

    1713metersvs717meters
  • 251inches more seasonal snowfall
    ?

    551inchesvs300inches
  • 9.9km longer ski run
    ?

    15.2kmvs5.3km
  • 147meters higher summit
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    2225metersvs2078meters
  • 16 more hostels and hotels
    ?

    16vs0
  • 61$ cheaper season ticket price
    ?

    1 079.00$vs1140$
  • Has toboggan runs
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  • Has an ice rink
    ?

How does Whitefish compare to Revelstoke?

  • 37 more ski slopes
    ?

    102vs65
  • 3 more restaurants/bars
    ?

    8vs5
  • 9 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
    ?

    39vs30
  • 1 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
    ?

    2vs1
  • 2hours longer opening hours
    ?

    7hoursvs5hours
  • 11 more ski trails (high difficulty)
    ?

    42vs31
  • 14 more ski trails (low difficulty)
    ?

    18vs4
  • 11$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
    ?

    69$vs80$

General info

1.mountain height

1713meters

717meters

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.
2.opening hours

5hours

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

2225meters

2078meters

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
Revelstoke
Whitefish
Source: city's official website, 2020.
5.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Revelstoke
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.
6.Is child friendly
Revelstoke
Whitefish
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

65

102

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

30

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

15.2km

5.3km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
6.Offers open cross-country skiing
Revelstoke
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.

Leisure

1.restaurants

5

8

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.restaurants on the slopes

1

2

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.
3.number of cinemas

0

0

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

0

2

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.number of theaters

0

1

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.Has a spa
Revelstoke
Whitefish
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
Revelstoke
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

16

0

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

7

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

0

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
Revelstoke
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

551inches

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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