Appalachian Mountain Lift – North Carolina Mountain State Fair, NC

This is a rare fair lift with some actual elevation gain, requiring two motors.
Towers over the midway.
Controls at the drive station.
Upper part of the lift line.
View down the line.
The upper terminal, dubbed Mt. Mitchell station.
Lift overview.
Fixed return bullwheel.
Tower 12.
Riding down the hill.
A carrier for two adults or up to three children.
Tower 6.
T2.
Arriving at the bottom station.
Loading area at Mt. Pisgah station.
Drive terminal.
Looking up the line.
Side view of the lower lift line.
There are 105 carriers total.
Side view of the drive-tension station.

 

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