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 Mission Ridge Ski Resort, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Mission Ridge Ski Resort is very close to the city. The base elevation is at 4570 ft/1393 m and the summit of the mountain is 6820 ft/2079 m high with a vertical drop of 2500 ft/762 m.
The resort offers 36 designated runs that spread in over 2000 ac/8.10 km² of trails and 66 ac/0.27 km² of snow making. It is known throughout the Northwest because of the quality of the powder snow and many days of sunshine. The base facilities include a bar and a restaurant, retail shop, lesson centers, childcare, first aid operations and a ski gear rental center.
Mission Ridge Ski Resort is perfect for snow enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels and has also recently expanded the terrain park for free style ski lovers.