Village Tow – Sugar Bowl, CA

Originally a double chair ran parallel to the gondola. When it was removed, the upper section was replaced with a surface tow for homeowners to access the Village.
Top operator house and return bullwheel.
European-style tower under the gondola.
Drive-tension unit down below.
Another view of the drive.
Lift line view from the base.
Tensioning system.
Looking up the lift line.
Upper part of the line.

3 thoughts on “Village Tow – Sugar Bowl, CA

  1. tjskiloaf17 May 1, 2019 / 7:21 pm

    how much does a lift like this cost?


    • Sam A. May 2, 2019 / 9:27 am

      A lift like this would cost in between 400 and 800 thousand dollars, depending on the type, length, number of carriers, etc.


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