Tignes
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Key facts and figures

Tignes: 30 facts and highlights

1. ski slopes

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
125
Big Sky: 250

2. skiable area

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
150km
Champéry: 650km

3. 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.
1950meters
Gressoney: 3550meters

4. restaurants

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
75
Zell am See-Kaprun: 180

5. 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
Ellmau: 70

6. ski pass daily

The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
68.26$
Sansicario: 0$

7. 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.
Tignes
88% have it

8. 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.
Tignes
37% have it

9. Has a ski school

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

10. snowfall march

Average snowfall in the month of March.
114.5inches
Engelberg: 186.3inches

11. hotels and hostels

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
22
Val di Fassa: 188

12. snowfall december

Average snowfall in the month of December.
71.5inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 135inches

13. summit height above sealevel

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3500meters
Claviere: 5774meters

14. 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.
31
Whistler Blackcomb: 110

15. 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.
19
Big Sky: 150

16. base elevation

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
1550meters
Arapahoe Basin: 3286meters

17. 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.
1
Park City Mountain: 9

18. 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.
7hours
Sky Resort: 13hours

19. ski lifts total

The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
45
Champéry: 216

20. snowfall november

Average snowfall in the month of November.
27inches
Whistler Blackcomb: 85inches

21. 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.
Tignes
7% have it

22. snowfall january

Average snowfall in the month of January.
103.5inches
Engelberg: 135inches

23. snowfall february

Average snowfall in the month of February.
111.5inches
Engelberg: 185.8inches

24. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
1
Squaw Valley: 5

25. snowfall april

Average snowfall in the month of April.
125inches
Gstaad: 196inches

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