Silver Queen Gondola – Aspen Mountain, CO

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Lower terminal building in downtown Aspen.
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Bottom station arrival side.
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CWA Omega III LWI.
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View up from the base.
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Return station turnaround.
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Departure side at the base.
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View down the lift line.
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This lift has some huge spans with very tall lattice towers.
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Top station turnaround. The drive is in a vault below.
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Arrival side at the drive.
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Top terminal building.
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Top station with cabin parking facility in the background.
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Lift line near the summit of Aspen Mountain.
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Looking up at the top.
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Middle part of the line near the top of Bell Mountain.
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Upper lift line.
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Tall double towers.
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At the tallest point, cabins are hundreds of feet in the air.
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Tower 3.
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Lower terminal overview.
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Loading area.
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Cabins in the bottom station.
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Riding up.
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Cabins have solar panels for public address and music.
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Tower 25.
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The big span.
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T29-30.
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Special wrap for the FIS championships.
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Tower 33.
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Arriving up top.
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Rails to cabin parking and maintenance.
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Drive station turnaround.
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Upper lift line.
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Black Omega cabins.
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View towards Aspen.
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Lower lift line.
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