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Selwyn Snowfields

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Selwyn Snowfields review: 49 facts and highlights

Selwyn Snowfields
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Selwyn Snowfields

How does Selwyn Snowfields compare to the average?

  • Opening hours
    ?

    8hoursvs7.82hours
  • Snowfall september
    ?

    75inchesvs6.42inches
  • Snowfall june
    ?

    10inchesvs1.58inches
  • Season pass price
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    595.54$vs941.54$
  • Snowfall august
    ?

    60inchesvs6.27inches
  • Snowfall july
    ?

    20inchesvs4.52inches
  • Base elevation
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    1492metersvs1405.75meters
  • Snow parks
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    3vs1.91

General info

1.distance from airport

210km

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

122meters

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.
3.opening hours

8hours

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.
4.summit height above sealevel

1614meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
5.Is child friendly
Selwyn Snowfields
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.base elevation

1492meters

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

Skiing

1.ski slopes

19

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

9

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.ski lifts total capacity

9500

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.
4.Offers open cross-country skiing
Selwyn Snowfields
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.
5.longest run

0.8km

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
6.trails (difficult)

3

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. High-difficulty trails (marked with a black diamond) have a slope gradient of more than 40%; such trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a good challenge.

Leisure

1.restaurants

0

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

0

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 museums

0

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

0

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

0

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.Has a spa
Selwyn Snowfields
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
Selwyn Snowfields
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

0

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

0

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.number of kindergartens

0

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2020.
5.Hosts conferences
Selwyn Snowfields
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
6.number of five star hotels

0

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

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall november

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
3.snowfall march

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
4.snowfall february

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
5.snowfall september

75inches

Average snowfall in the month of September.
6.snowfall may

0inches

Average snowfall in the month of May.

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