Sochi is a city situated in the federal subject of Krasnodar Kray, Russia. Its exact location is near the border between Russia and Georgia, on the Black Sea coast. Sochi is known to the entire world, as the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics are about to take place here.
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Skiing in Badger Pass, Yosemite National Park, California USA
Affordable, friendly and unpretentious, Badger Pass ski area has to offer a one of a kind stress free experience. If it is permitted by the conditions, you can enjoy the California sun and do your favorite snow activities from mid-December to mid-March.
The area has a lift system of 5 lifts i.e. 1 triple chair, 3 double chairs and 1 surface lift. The lift capacity is 6.800 skiers/hour. It has one terrain park.Snowfall is 300 in/762 cm and vertical drop is at 800 ft/243.8 m. Top elevation is at 8000 ft/2438 m and base elevation at 7200 ft/2195 m. Skiable area covers 90 ac/0.36 km² and the longest run is 0.4 mi/0.6 km.
The runs are 10 in total, of which 35% easiest, 50% more difficult and 15% most difficult. Average temperature ranges from 30 to 60°F/-1.1 to 15.5°C.