Green Valley – Crystal Mountain, WA

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Bottom terminal.
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Lower station looking up the lift line.
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Looking up the lift line.
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Hold down tower 7.
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Approaching the top terminal with Mt. Rainier in the background.
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Top terminal in the summer.
The upper terminal tucked into a hillside.
Upper station turnaround.
View down from the summit.
Middle part of the lift line.
This lift has a very interesting profile with ups and downs.
Lower lift line.
The first two towers.
Side view of the bottom station.
Green Valley.
Loading area.
Tower 4.

 

Worldbook
Doppelmayr Worldbook entry.

5 thoughts on “Green Valley – Crystal Mountain, WA

  1. Raj thorp February 26, 2020 / 10:13 pm

    This was one of the last Spacejet terminals made by Doppelmayr, as they started making Uni G’s the following year

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  2. Donald Reif January 26, 2021 / 8:47 am

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  3. pbropetech December 11, 2021 / 6:26 pm

    This lift is great and all, but I miss the old Riblet. It had a standard old-school load ramp (i.e., don’t drop the rope to the skiers, make the skiers sidestep up to the rope) and I recall many years where we had enough snow to have to ski *down* to the load board.

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    • Joe Blake December 11, 2021 / 6:49 pm

      I got to build the that ramp on the latest closing day they have had in a long time. 14 July. (or was it 11 July? Anyway.) I and some patrollers made it with some ice blocks from the bottom of West Face and anger and some pulaskis. Last day on rear entry boots, coincidentally. Good times.

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  4. kevin May 31, 2022 / 11:12 am

    I rode this lift yesterday, and it has 50 chairs.

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