Teacup Express #36 – Vail, CO

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Poma Omega double-stack drive terminal at the top.
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An empty lift line.
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View down the line towards Blue Sky Basin.
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Custom “barn-style” bottom terminal, one of four Poma detachable quads in this style added as part of the Blue Sky Basin expansion.
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Tower 4.
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Arriving at the top.
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Unloading area and parking rail.
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5 thoughts on “Teacup Express #36 – Vail, CO

  1. Peter Danis August 20, 2018 / 9:41 pm

    In the first picture, you say that it is a leitner-poma omega terminal, but in the spreadsheet, you say the lift is just a poma and was built in 1999, which was before the merger. Why is that?

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    • Peter Landsman August 21, 2018 / 7:14 am

      Omega is the terminal model. Poma is correct. I should not have said Leitner-Poma as this was pre-merger.

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  2. Sam A. February 26, 2019 / 8:59 am

    What is the point of the barn covers on the terminals? Just for aesthetics or wind protection?

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    • Kevin February 26, 2019 / 9:23 am

      Just as Peter posted in the description, to match the lifts of Blue Sky Basin, Chairs 37, 38, & 39

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    • Andrew February 26, 2019 / 11:42 am

      The all-grey is pretty bleak, not gonna lie. Wish they’d have gone with something a bit more exciting.

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