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 Bear Valley, Angels Camp, California USA
Bear Valley is the perfect place for skiing. Vertical drop is 1900 ft/579.1 m. Top elevation is 8500 ft/2591 m and base elevation 6600 ft/2012 m. The area covers 1.680 ac/6.8 km² of skiable area with total 67 runs, of which 25% are for beginners, 40% for intermediates and 35% for advanced athletes.
It has a lift system of 10 lifts, 1 high speed quad, 2 triples, 5 doubles and 1 carpet lift. Average annual snowfall is 359 in/911.9 cm and snowmaking system covers about 100 ac/4 m² and a network of runs, served by 9 lifts. If you get tired of skiing, the base village includes hotels and spa, cabins, restaurants and a lot of shopping options.