Solitude, UT

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15 thoughts on “Solitude, UT

  1. carson August 11, 2017 / 11:22 am

    Do you guys think that in 2019 they will replace Eagle Express or Sunrise? I went to Eagle a few weeks ago and found Doppelmayr sheaves.


  2. Carson September 3, 2017 / 12:25 pm

    Powder horn was put in 2010.


    • Peter Landsman September 3, 2017 / 5:38 pm

      I don’t think that’s right. I have a 2009-10 trail map showing it.


    • RMurphy September 5, 2017 / 7:18 pm

      It’s an 09. It went in one year after the twin quads. is currently not functioning on my end, but you should be able to find the trail map Peter was referring to on there.


  3. carson January 3, 2020 / 1:29 pm

    something else about solitude their was a older inspiration double that was built in 1957 along with moonbeam double(both doubles were homemade) that was built also in 1957 along with a poma(made by poma) they were all removed in 1977 for newer lifts.


  4. Carson May 27, 2020 / 9:16 pm

    Sunrise, apex/inspiration, powderhorn, moonbeam triple and summit would of originally had a drive with counterweight tensioning and looked very similar to summit at snow king they were retrofitted with new drives in 1989 by ctec


    • Carson February 21, 2021 / 9:31 pm

      Apex’s terminal was moved in 1993
      Other info
      There was 2 inspiration doubles one from 1957 partially homemade and partially built by reobling and the 1977 one which became apex
      Then the moonbeam double built in 1957 partially homemade and partially built by reobling which was replaced in 1977 by moonbeam triple which had 2 alignments
      Then the poma lift which was installed in 1957 by poma there were some parts in the boneyard a couple of years ago

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  5. Carson April 12, 2022 / 9:29 pm

    Here’s a quick question for anyone out there does anyone have photos of a f12 poma lift


    • pbropetech April 12, 2022 / 9:37 pm

      No, but it’s basically the same as an F-10 (slightly higher horsepower is all). Same towers, terminals, and sticks. Check the photos of our Gem lift on Peter’s Copper page.


  6. Carson April 25, 2022 / 9:09 pm

    I’m going to share a bunch of vintage or old photos of solitude right here so I can continue with a vintage photo of a lift a day
 First of the photos is Sunrise a
Old powderhorn and apex a
Apex construction

And finally moonbeam quad a
    Just for anyone who try’s the links their is an (a) in front of all the https that is not needed it just makes it so my comment doesn’t get deleted.


  7. Carson June 15, 2022 / 10:39 pm

    Something interesting I’ve found over the past few days was that powderhorn double (the thoikol one) it had a six leg terminal too just like Ellis at home wood


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