Spitzingsee
Top 58%172 points
Top 58%
Key facts and figures

Spitzingsee review: 44 facts and highlights

1. 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.
713meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

2. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
25km
Champéry: 650km

3. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Spitzingsee
94% have it

4. 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.
Spitzingsee
88% have it

5. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
18
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

6. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
4km
Zermatt: 25km

7. Has night skiing

Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.
Spitzingsee
52% have it

8. Has toboggan runs

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

9. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
43.59$
Sansicario: 0$

10. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
12
Val di Fassa: 188

11. 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.
Spitzingsee
38% have it

12. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
104km
Smugglers Notch: 0.03km

13. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2018.
Spitzingsee
59% have it

14. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
1693meters
Claviere: 5774meters

15. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
Spitzingsee
40% have it

16. Hosts conferences

The resort offers facilities so that companies and organisations can hold conferences or other corporate events.
Spitzingsee
30% have it

17. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
38inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

18. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
27inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

19. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
980meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

20. snowfall july

Average snowfall in the month of July.
0inches
Mount Hotham: 56inches

21. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
4
Squaw Valley: 5

22. 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.
Spitzingsee
7% have it

23. ski lifts (air)

Air lifts describe all off-ground types of ski lift, such as cable cars or chair lifts. These are better, particular for travelling long distances, as they can transport skiers faster and in larger quantities than surface lifts.
4
Champéry: 102

24. 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!
Spitzingsee
61% have it

25. Is child friendly

The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
Spitzingsee
86% have it

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