St. Moritz
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Key facts and figures

St. Moritz: 43 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
88
Big Sky: 250

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.
1572meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

3. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
350km
Champéry: 650km

4. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
85
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

5. 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.
St. Moritz
68% have it

6. distance from airport

A nearby airport is ideal, as journeying by car or bus through mountainous areas can take longer than on flat terrain.
214km
Smugglers Notch: 0.033km

7. Has night skiing

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

8. longest run

The longest ski run at the resort. A longer run can be more challenging and will test your endurance.
10km
Zermatt: 25km

9. 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.
St. Moritz
88% have it

10. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
56$
Sansicario: 0$

11. trails (difficult)

High difficulty trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a challenge.
9
Big Sky: 150

12. has lake/s

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

13. 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.
30
Ellmau: 70

14. 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.
St. Moritz
37% have it

15. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3303meters
Claviere: 5774meters

16. Has a ski school

Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
St. Moritz
94% have it

17. trails (medium)

Medium difficulty trails are ideal for regular skiers.
62
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

18. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1730meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

19. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
34
Val di Fassa: 188

20. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
61.8inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

21. 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.
67480
Val Gardena: 115238

22. has smoking ban in public places

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

23. snow parks

A snow park is similar to a traditional skate park, designed especially for winter sports. It has various rails, jumps and jibs so that skiers and snowboarders can perform tricks.
2
Stowe Mountain: 12

24. Has an ice rink

At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
St. Moritz
61% have it

25. 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.
6
Park City Mountain: 9

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