Eagle – Badger Pass, CA

In 2008, Doppelmayr upgraded a Lift Engineering triple with mostly new equipment.
Along the line, the only old parts are the tower tubes.
The entire lift parallels a Hall double called Red Fox.
Doppelmayr Uni-Star motor room on Yan structure.
Middle section of the lift line.
Nearing the summit.
Doppelmayr CTEC welded a new bullwheel structure onto the old height adjustable column.
Top station overview.
View down at tower 16.
Side view of the bottom terminal.
Lift overview.

4 thoughts on “Eagle – Badger Pass, CA

  1. Jerry Kell June 18, 2018 / 10:37 am

    Nice to see recent (2017) photos of the lifts in Yosemite. As a correction, no towers were removed when Eagle was rebuilt in 2008. Towers were lowered or extended but all remain.

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  2. Ryan September 22, 2020 / 10:21 pm

    I guess a height adjustable top station was no longer needed?


    • Cameron Halmrast September 22, 2020 / 10:54 pm

      Groomers can push snow down the hill a lot easier than pushing it up.


    • Jerry September 23, 2020 / 3:06 pm

      The height adjustable top terminal was very rarely needed anyway. The wind and the groomers keep the snow from getting too deep up there.


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