Loon Mountain Resort To Build First 8-Person Lift-News

Posted On: 24 Jan 2020

Loon Mountain Resort has announced its plans to build the east's first eight-person chair lift. The ski resort announced that the Kancamagus 8 will feature extra-wide heated seats and a bubble to protect riders from weather. The plan was to replace the existing Kancamagus Express Quad which was first installed in 1995. The lift officially opening to the public next season and the groundbreaking will take place in April.

The developers are promising the lift will move at 18 feet-per-second and carry up to 3,500 riders per hour. It will also feature an auto-locking restraint bar and a loading carpet that rises with the lift published in the Loon Mountain Resort website. 

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