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Gondola
Sugarloaf Mountain Resort
Maine
Status Partially Standing  
Type Gondola - 4 Person  
Brand PHB  
Install Season 1965-66  
New Install? New  
Ancestors
Cost   
Install Length 8,430 feet  
Install Vertical 2,410 feet 
Final Season Standing 1996-97  
Descendants
Notes Dedicated on February 4, 1966. On February 3, 1987, a counterweight cable snapped, resulting two injuries. Lower mountain discontinued in 1991-92. Much of the lift was dismantled in 1997 and many of the gondola cars were auctioned in December of that year. Top terminal and lower towers still sta  

The gondola circa the late 1960s
The gondola circa the late 1960s

The top terminal circa the 1960s
The top terminal circa the 1960s

The gondola circa the 1960s
The gondola circa the 1960s

The gondola top terminal in 2008
The gondola top terminal in 2008

The gondola top terminal in 2008
The gondola top terminal in 2008

The gondola top terminal in 2008
The gondola top terminal in 2008

The gondola top terminal in 2008
The gondola top terminal in 2008

The gondola top terminal in 2008
The gondola top terminal in 2008

The gondola top terminal in 2011
The gondola top terminal in 2011

The gondola top terminal in 2011
The gondola top terminal in 2011

The gondola top terminal in 2011
The gondola top terminal in 2011

Gondola towers in 2014
Gondola towers in 2014

Gondola towers in 2014
Gondola towers in 2014

The top terminal in 2014
The top terminal in 2014

The top terminal in 2014
The top terminal in 2014



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