A – Breckenridge, CO

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This lift has a very long, mellow profile.
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Just above the mid-station.
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Mid-unload.
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Lower lift line.
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View up the line from near the base.
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Riblet towers.
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Chairs lined up.
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Tension station at the bottom.
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Side view of the carriage.
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Mid-station unload ramp.
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Towers 32-33.
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Top bullwheel with vault drive.
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Unload number two.
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3 thoughts on “A – Breckenridge, CO

  1. Northeast Chairlifts December 6, 2017 / 2:06 pm

    This does not run at 450 fpm, more like 250

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  2. AM July 17, 2018 / 10:08 am

    Breckenridge does not list this with a midstation and I think they aren’t using it anymore, because, they have the option of skipping the midstation with the upper sheaves on the tower. I may be wrong, but this is my opinion considering Breckenridge maps have no reference to a midstation.

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  3. Jim Bovinet July 20, 2018 / 8:10 am

    Mid-station unload only is still being used as of last season. A Chair is still as slow as it has ever been, but at least you can skip the crowds at the bottom on Quicksilver if you are skiing with some real green beginners before you upgrade to the intermediate runs off of Mercury Superchair.

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