TGV – Tremblant, QC

The TGV quad is a play on words, a nod to the high speed trains in France. The lift can go up to 1,100 feet per minute.
Poma top terminal.
View down the middle part of the line.
Looking up at tower 8.
The lower terminal and tower 1.
This terminal was partially rebuilt after a 2014 fire.
Lift overview.
Leaving the drive terminal.
Riding up the line.
View back down from near the summit.
Approaching the top terminal.
Side view of the bottom station.

3 thoughts on “TGV – Tremblant, QC

    • Duncan January 25, 2019 / 6:48 am

      of course referencing the “train a grande vitesse”


  1. Collin Parsons April 25, 2019 / 9:20 pm

    When the fire happened in 2014, they had to replace the motor, and since it was an unscheduled retrofit, they could only use what was immediately available. The new motor can’t spin the lift as fast as the original, so the top speed is now only 1000 feet per minute.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s