Snowdon Six Express – Killington, VT

The Snowdon Six Express was one of three new lifts built at Killington in 2018. The other two were relocated from other parts of the mountain while the six pack was brand new from Leitner-Poma.
Bottom station and tower 1.
This is the return station with tensioning.
View down the line at tower 4 with bubble chairs removed.
Middle part of the lift line.
Tower 11.
Near the summit.
The drive terminal with weather doors lowered.
Drive station up top.
Unloading ramp.
The last tower, number 13.
Wood underskin at the top terminal.
Another look a the Snowdon Mountain station.
Two rails transfer carriers between the bottom station and parking facility.
View up the line from the base.
There are elevators that move chairs between the lift level and barn level.
View up at tower 2.
The bottom station with 90 degree loading.
Lift line.
Carrier with blue bubble.
Chairs parked with bubbles open.

7 thoughts on “Snowdon Six Express – Killington, VT

  1. maxreznik February 10, 2020 / 6:35 pm

    Does this Six bubble have heated seats like the one at okemo? I did not feel anything and I rode it last weekend when temp was in 10s so i would assume not.


    • Teddy's Lift World February 10, 2020 / 6:46 pm

      No, it does not. Sunburst is the only LPA bubble chair with heated seats. I’m surprised more haven’t been built.


      • Donald Reif February 10, 2020 / 8:22 pm

        Quantum Six better feature them. As should Green Ridge’s chairs during the relocation from Quantum Four.


        • Kaden K February 17, 2020 / 3:07 pm

          I doubt it’s easy to add heated seats to existing lifts

          Liked by 1 person

  2. Chris February 17, 2020 / 4:16 pm

    Various lifts in Austria have after-market heated seats.


  3. Raj Thorp February 29, 2020 / 9:00 pm

    This lift’s bubble closure is interesting. The bubbles seem to slam shut in videos, unlike Sunburst Six and Bluebird. That can’t be good for the chairs at all

    Liked by 2 people

    • Mason Schade May 11, 2020 / 7:22 am

      I noticed this too, with that technique, the bubbles won’t last long, really poor design.


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