How A Ski Lift Works
Join one of our most popular hikes and learn what makes our lift go round and round. Tour lift terminals, lift shacks, motor rooms and the world famous Needles Gondola Parking Garage. Your Lift Maintenance Guide will explain the principles of ski lift operations and help you appreciate your ride to the top.
Difficulty: Light (Narrow stairways, enclosed spaces and ladders may be encountered.)
Duration: 2-3 hours
(On mountain activity. Lift ticket is required.)
*Tours meet Saturday & Sundays 1 pm at the Moose. Bring hiking shoes, a hat, sunscreen, snacks and water. Tours last from 1-4 hours. Tours in the base area do not require a gondola ticket.