Sainte Foy
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Key facts and figures

Sainte Foy: 38 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
23
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.
1070meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
9
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

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.
Sainte Foy
68% have it

5. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
41km
Champéry: 650km

6. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
124km
Smugglers Notch: 0.033km

7. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
10km
Zermatt: 25km

8. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
39$
Sansicario: 0$

9. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.
4
Big Sky: 150

10. Has toboggan runs

Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.
Sainte Foy
53% have it

11. 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.
3
Ellmau: 70

12. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Sainte Foy
40% have it

13. 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.
Sainte Foy
88% have it

14. Has night skiing

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

15. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Sainte Foy
59% have it

16. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Sainte Foy
94% have it

17. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3
Val di Fassa: 188

18. 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.
Sainte Foy
6% have it

19. 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.
Sainte Foy
37% have it

20. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
2620meters
Claviere: 5774meters

21. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1550meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

22. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.
11
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

23. Has camping facilities

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!
Sainte Foy
61% have it

24. season pass price

The season pass price gives you unlimited access to the resort for the entire ski season.
706$
Arapahoe Basin: 9$

25. Has an ice rink

At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
Sainte Foy
61% have it

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