Riksgränsen
Top 62%8 points
Top 62%
Key facts and figures

Riksgränsen: 32 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.

2. restaurants

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

3. 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.

4. 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.
Riksgränsen
68% have it

5. 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.
Riksgränsen
38% have it

6. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.

7. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.

8. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.

9. Has night skiing

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

10. 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.

11. Has a ski school

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

12. 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.

13. hotels and hostels

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

14. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.

15. Has ice climbing areas

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.
Riksgränsen
37% have it

16. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.

17. 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.
Riksgränsen
88% have it

18. 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.
Riksgränsen
27% have it

19. months open yearly

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.

20. Has a spa

After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
Riksgränsen
66% have it

21. number of five star hotels

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.

22. 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.

23. ski lifts total

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

24. 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.
Riksgränsen
6% have it

25. trails (off-piste)

Some resorts have recommended off-piste routes for very experienced skiers.

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