Copper Mountain, CO

Click on a lift’s name for pictures.  View in fullscreen↗

Advertisements

11 thoughts on “Copper Mountain, CO

  1. Carson February 4, 2018 / 1:17 pm

    Does anyone know what lift dumb and dumber was filmed on during when hairy got his tongue stuck on the chair?

    Like

  2. Michael February 4, 2018 / 3:36 pm

    E Lift. The Yan triple before Excellerator. The scene was actually filmed on the deck of Solitude Station on a chair that was a spare from under the summer deck.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Carson February 4, 2018 / 7:25 pm

    Thanks! Did E lift sell?

    Like

  4. Matt February 4, 2018 / 7:33 pm

    From what I know the chairs were reused on S lift, before being replaced by CTEC chairs. The rest of the lift I believe was scrapped but I could be wrong.

    Like

    • John February 28, 2018 / 2:02 pm

      E’s carriers did go to S. The gearbox and drive bullwheel went to R, as did the tower assemblies and lifting gantries (R originally had none).

      Like

  5. John February 28, 2018 / 2:03 pm

    Peter- you show that C-lift was removed. It wasn’t, I still maintain it. Its other name is Gem.

    Like

  6. GreatEight January 14, 2019 / 2:47 pm

    Peter, are you heading to Colorado soon to take pictures of the new American Eagle and Flyer?

    Like

    • Peter Landsman January 14, 2019 / 2:50 pm

      I plan to get to Copper within the next month or so. I already got the rest of the new lifts in Colorado but the Flyer was not open yet at that time. I will get Taos as well when I go to Copper.

      Liked by 3 people

  7. bryansouth January 19, 2019 / 9:17 pm

    Rode the new chairs today. American Flyer is quite the thrill ride. Durring stops (which it does quite often) it rolls backwards quite a ways. In certain spots it also can drop and bounce probably 30 feet or so. It honestly felt very unsafe.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s