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Smugglers Notch

Smugglers Notch
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Smugglers Notch review: 47 facts and highlights

Smugglers Notch
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Smugglers Notch

How does Smugglers Notch compare to the average?

  • Ski slopes
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    78vs60.8
  • Distance from airport
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    0.03kmvs107.39km
  • Seasonal snowfall
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    322inchesvs313.71inches
  • Trails (medium)
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    36vs24.57
  • Opening hours
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    9hoursvs7.82hours
  • Trails (difficult)
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    25vs16.98
  • Number of museums
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    2vs0.97
  • Season pass price
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    649$vs941.54$

General info

1.distance from airport

0.03km

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

9hours

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.
3.has smoking ban in closed public spaces
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Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.months open yearly

5months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.
5.Is child friendly
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The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
6.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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In general, cities with possibility of drinking alcohol in public places have more thriving nightlife. It's easier to organize parties in public places. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

78

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

36

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.Allows off-piste skiing
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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.
4.Has a ski school
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Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
5.Offers open cross-country skiing
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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.
6.trails (difficult)

25

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

25

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

2

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

2

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

2

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.hiking trails

26

Hiking trails allow you to explore the mountain on foot and take in some of the breathtaking views from the mountain’s peak.

Facilities

1.The resort is serviced by public transport
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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

12

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

1

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
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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.seasonal snowfall

322inches

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

16.1inches

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

40inches

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

45inches

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

3.5inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
6.snowfall january

46inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.

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