Silverton Mountain
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Silverton Mountain: 41 facts and highlights

1. restaurants

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

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.

3. 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.
Silverton Mountain
68% have it

4. trails (difficult)

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

5. distance from airport

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

6. ski pass daily

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

7. 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.

8. 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.
Silverton Mountain
38% have it

9. Has night skiing

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

10. seasonal snowfall

The average snowfall each season as measured in inches. The more snowfall there is, the more powdery and fluffy the ski slopes will be.

11. has smoking ban in public places

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

12. hotels and hostels

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

13. 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.
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37% have it

14. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
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94% have it

15. has lake/s

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

16. 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.
Silverton Mountain
88% have it

17. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.

18. Has toboggan runs

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

19. summit height above sealevel

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

20. base elevation

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

21. ski lifts total

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

22. number of kindergartens

Bigger number of kindergartens makes it easier to combine career opportunities with bringing up a child. Source: city's official stats, 2017.

23. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.

24. months open yearly

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

25. opening hours

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.

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