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Western United States: best ski lifts

Ski resorts with the most modern and best lift facilities in the Western United States.


17 test reports

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4 out of 5 stars

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1-17 out of 17 ski resorts

Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

The Winter Park ski resort is connected with high speed quad and 6 person chair lifts. The... more


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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

Telluride offers mainly detachable (rapid) quad chair lifts that provide access to most of the... more


Ski lifts:
  • 16
  • Heli-skiing

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

The majority of the lifts in Snowmass are high speed quad chair lifts. There is also a high speed... more


Ski lifts:
  • 17

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

Buttermilk Mountain is accessed from three sides with detachable quad chair lifts. There is also a... more


Ski lifts:
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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

The entire ski resort can be accessed with the 6 person Silver Queen gondola that stretches over 4... more


Ski lifts:
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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

Almost all of the slopes in the ski resort are accessed with modern and rapid quad chair lifts.... more


Ski lifts:
  • 5
  • Cat-skiing

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

There are mostly high speed chairlifts as well as two gondola lifts that serve as feeder lifts to... more


Ski lifts:
  • 25

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

The Riverfront Express 8 person gondola lift serves as a feeder lift up to the ski resort. The... more


Ski lifts:
  • 16

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

A modern 8 person gondola with a middle station takes guests from the River Run Village up to the... more


Ski lifts:
  • 14
  • Cat-skiing

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

There are mainly modern, high speed chair lifts at Breckenridge. Unfortunately, none of the chair... more


Ski lifts:
  • 23

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

They have mainly modern and high speed chair lifts. A gondola lift brings the guests from the... more


Ski lifts:
  • 28

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

nearly the half of the lifts are high speed lifts, but no covers, fast approach with the Gondola

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Ski lifts:
  • 23

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

3 high speed lifts and the rest are chair lifts

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Ski lifts:
  • 12

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Test result: 4 out of 5 stars

you can reach all runs with modern chair lifts, mostly high speed but without covers, 2 gondolas up... more


Ski lifts:
  • 24

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Test result: 3 out of 5 stars

The Black Mountain Express, a detachable quad chair lift, connects the lower part of the ski... more


Ski lifts:
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Test result: 3 out of 5 stars

The highest fixed grip quad chair lift in the world is found in Loveland at 3871 m. There are... more


Ski lifts:
  • 10

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Test result: 3 out of 5 stars

there is always a lot of snow in the Sierra and this resort is rich of snow

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Ski lifts:
  • 10

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