FairLift – Oregon State Fair, OR

This Riblet-style lift opens only 11 days a year for the Oregon State Fair.
The drive terminal is located at the south end of the fairgrounds.
The towers unusually count down from the drive terminal to the return station rather than up.
Lift line over the midway.
Tower 7.
Riblet sheaves.
The northern end of the lift.
View south.
The return terminal.
Tower 1.
Side view of the north station.
Riding south.
The chairs feature vinyl bags to catch loose articles.
Middle part of the lift line.
Tower head with lights and speakers.
Double chair.
A tall tower.
Tower 10.
Arriving at the south station.
Drive equipment.
Side view of the drive station.

One thought on “FairLift – Oregon State Fair, OR

  1. James C. Petersen April 19, 2022 / 3:27 pm

    Sure looks like a Riblet to me…

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