Colorado Lost Resort Chairlift Database
Northern Front Range            
             
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Apex        
Ropetow 1     Rope Standing/Abandon
Ropetow 2     Rope Standing/Abandon
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Chautaqua Mesa        
Ropetow     Rope Engine from WWII Truck
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Hidden Valley (Ski Estes Park)        
T-Bar 1 Hall   T Removed
T-Bar 2 Hall   T Removed
Poma 1 Poma   P Removed
Poma 2 Poma   P Removed
Double Heron-Poma 1971-1977 FGD Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Rock Creek        
Ropetow 1     Rope Removed
Ropetow 2     Rope Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Sharktooth        
Ropetow     Rope Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
St. Marys Glacier        
T-Bar Stadeli   T Standing/Abandon
Ropetow 1     Rope Removed
Ropetow 2     Rope Standing/Abandon
Central Front Range        
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Arapahoe East        
Surface Lift Poma   S Removed
Ropetow     R Removed
Double Telecar 1972 FGD Removed, Lift from Meadow Mountain
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Duck Lake        
Surface Lift     S Standing/Abandon
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Fun Valley       Removed
Single     FGS Relocated From A-Basin, Removed
Ropetow     R Removed
Poma Lift Poma   S-detachable Standing/Abandon
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Genesee Mountain Ski Jump        
None        
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Geneva Basin        
Sundance Heron   FGD Removed
Double 2 Heron   FGD Removed
Surface Lift 1 Poma   S Removed
Surface Lift 2 Poma   S-detachable Removed
Pheonix Borvig 1986 FGT Never Operated, Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Magic Mountain        
Surface 1     S Removed
Surface 2     S Removed
Double Hall   FGD Opeational
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Porcupine Gulch        
Ropetow     R N/A
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Ski Squaw Pass (now reopened as Echo Mountain Park)
T-Bar Roebling   T Removed
Poma Poma   R Removed
Surface     S Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Watsons Ski Hill        
Boat Tow Home Built 1938 S-Boat  
Southern Front Range        
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Broadmoor        
Double Riblet   FGD Removed
Ropetow     R Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Conquistador        
Poma Lift 1 Doppelmayr 1978 P Removed
Poma Lift 2 Doppelmayr 1978 P Removed
Triple Doppelmayr 1982 FGT Removed, went to Big Horn, WY
Double Doppelmayr 1982 FGD Removed, went to Big Sky, Mt
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Cuchara        
Ropetow 1 Stadeli 1981 R Standing/Abandon
Ropetow 2 Stadeli 1999 R Standing/Abandon
Chair 1 Riblet 1982 FGD Standing/Abandon
Chair 2 Riblet 1984 FGD Standing/Abandon
Chair 3 Riblet 1982 FGD Standing/Abandon
Chair 4 Riblet 1981 FGD Standing/Abandon
Chair 5 Riblet 1984 FGT Standing/Abandon
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Cuttys Alpine Lakes        
J-Bar   1985 J-Bar Standing/Abandon
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Glen Cove        
Ropetow     R Run by a Whippet Engine
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:    
Holiday Hills        
J-Bar Poma   J Removed
Ropetow 1     R Removed
Ropetow 2     R Removed
Ropetow 3     R Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Indian Mountain        
Poma Heron-Poma 1972 P Relocated To Vail
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Pikes Peak        
Triple Poma 1980's FGT Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Pioneer        
Rope tow   1939 R First Lift in Colorado
Single Tram   1939 SPECIAL  
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Rainbow Valley Ranch        
Ropetow     R Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
San Isabel        
Ropetow 1     R Removed
Ropetow 2     R Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Silver Hills        
J-Bar     J Made in Austria, installed at Camp Hale,
Ropetow     R then Cuchara and then here.
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Sugarite        
Poma Lift Thiokel 1969 P  
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Tenderfoot        
Ropetow 1     R Standing/Abandon
Ropetow 2     R Standing/Abandon
J-Bar Larchmont Model 5LB2   J Removed, Moved to Monarch
             
Central Mountain Resorts            
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Baker Mountain        
Ropetow   1950 R Used an Electric Engine
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Berthoud Pass       Removed
T-Bar Constam 1947 T Removed
Double Heron-Huntington 1947 FGD Removed
Double 2 Borvig 1989 FGD Removed
Mines Peak Triple Borvig 1989 FGT Removed
Frontier Quad Borvig 1989 FGQ Removed, Sold to Berkshire East
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Climax        
T-Bar   1936 T Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Cowboy Hill        
Ropetow     R Powered by a flat head Ford V8
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Glenwood        
Double Hall 1965 FGD Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Holiday Hill        
Ropetow   1946 R Powered by a Buick engine
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Idlewild        
Poma Lift Poma 1962 P Abandon/Standing
Double Pomagalski 1960 FGD Abandon/Standing
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Marble        
Double Riblet 1972 FGD Abandon/Standing
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Meadow Mountain        
Poma Lift Poma 1969 P Removed
Double Telecar 1969 FGD Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Montezuma Basin        
Handle Tow Stadeli 1967 S Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Peak One        
No Lifts        
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Rees Ski Ranch        
Ropetow   1948 R Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Redstone        
T-Bar Roebling 1960 T Abandon/Status Unknown
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Stagecoach        
Big Hitch Lift Heron-Poma 1972 FGD Removed, Runs at Timberline at WP
Little Hitch Lift Heron-Poma 1972 FGD Abandon/Standing
Yellow Jacket Express Heron-Poma 1972 FGD Abandon/Standing
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Steamboat Lake        
Double 1 Heron-Poma 1973 FGD Removed
Double 2 Heron-Poma 1973 FGD Removed, Runs at Howelsen Hill
         
Western Slope Resorts        
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Cerro Summit Tow        
Ropetow   1946 R  
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Chipmunk Hill        
None        
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Creede        
Ropetow   1961 R  
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Dallas Divide        
T-Bar   1962 T Abandon/Standing
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Forest Lakes        
Poma Lift Poma   P  
Ropetow     R  
J-Bar     J  
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Mesa Creek        
Ropetow 1     R  
Ropetow2     R  
Poma 1 Poma   P  
Lions Lift Poma   P  
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Tamarron        
Ropetow   1976 R Removed
Double Borvig 1981 FGD Removed
Name Manufacturer Year Type Notes:
Stoner        
Ropetow 1     R  
Ropetow 2     R  
T-Bar 1     T  
T-Bar 2     T  
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* Thanks to Grant/Brad for compiling this data sheet.