Eagle Bahn Gondola #19 – Vail, CO

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CWA X-model cabins in the bottom station.
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Cabin parking rails in the bottom station at Lionshead.
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Tower 1 was upgraded by Doppelmayr CTEC more recently.
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Leaving Lionshead and crossing over Gore Creek.
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Garaventa CTEC tower 5.
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This was the largest gondola CTEC ever built.
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The upper part of the line with Pride Express on the right.
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View back towards the Gore Range.
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Arriving at Adventure Ridge.
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Top terminal building on the arrival side.
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Contour turnaround.
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View down from the top at tower 21.
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The top station has a larger parking and maintenance bay to complement the one at the base.
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Riding down in the summer.
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Towers 15 and 16 with the top of Born Free Express on the right.
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T13.
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Descending into Lionshead.
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Arrival side at the Lionshead station.
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Bottom terminal building and lift line.
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View of the line from Lionshead.
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Tensioning system at the return.
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Lower part of the line in winter.
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Cargo carrier on the line.
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There are some really tall towers on this lift.
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One thought on “Eagle Bahn Gondola #19 – Vail, CO

  1. Billy B. May 16, 2017 / 10:12 pm

    Do you know the name of the grips used on the Eagle Bahn? I know that they are double grips, but I can’t remember what the grips themselves are called.

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