Skye Peak Express

The Skye Peak Express was the first lift Powdr built upon buying Killington and replaced a Yan fixed-grip quad.
Omega model bottom station.
Side view of the return station.
View up from the base. Some tower tubes were reused from the previous lift.
Covered parking area.
Leaving the base station.
Combo assemblies on tower 4.
Leitner-Poma Omega T grip.
Riding up the line.
Arriving at the drive. Not it is taller than the return terminal.
Drive station.
Side view of the top terminal.
Breakover towers.
Upper section of the lift line.
View down the line.
Another part of the long lift line.
Bottom station seen from Bear quad.
Lift overview.

One thought on “Skye Peak Express

  1. Collin Parsons May 5, 2019 / 5:56 pm

    I never noticed that Omega drive terminals are taller than return terminals until this page was posted last April. I think this is the case on all lifts built after the double stack drive was discontinued for the 2003 construction season. For 2003, only the metal part of the skin was extended like on Coleman Brook at Okemo so the windows remained the same as the return. For 2004, the new, taller window design made it’s debut. The double stack was only used on bigger lifts from 1998-2002 but on all 2003-2011 lifts the drive is taller than the return.

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