The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters
16. Winter olympics host
The resort has played host to the winter olympics. This means it is likely to have a range of professional slopes, other winter sports, and finally, good facilities and well developed transport links.
17% have it
17. Hosts conferences
The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
29% have it
18. trails (difficult)
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.
Big Sky: 150
19. trails (medium)
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.
Whistler Blackcomb: 110
20. snowfall december
Average snowfall in the month of December.
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches
21. snowfall march
Average snowfall in the month of March.
22. 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.
Val Gardena: 115238
23. 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.
Park City Mountain: 9
24. Is child friendly
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
85% have it
25. season pass price
The season pass price gives you unlimited access to the resort for the entire ski season.