Sky Ride – Expo New Mexico, NM

This Hopkins Sky Ride is operated by Reithoffer Shows during the New Mexico State Fair and other events.
The lift runs north-south and the drive terminal is located at the south end.
The ride was relocated from another location in 2018.
Tall towers.
Tower 9 near the northern terminus.
Tower 10.
Return terminal and lift line.
There are 71 bucket-style carriers.
Riding south at tower 8.
An extended tower tube.
The drive station.
Tower 1.
Riding north.
Tower 3.
Arriving at the north station.
Return bullwheel.
Side view of a Hopkins station.
Lift overview.
The ride descending into the return station.

2 thoughts on “Sky Ride – Expo New Mexico, NM

  1. John Tate August 2, 2021 / 10:11 am

    Why do they have Pride flags on the towers?


    • Marc Shumaker December 8, 2022 / 11:06 am

      I would assume the photos were taken at Albuquerque Pride, which has events at the Expo Center.


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