Another New Chairlift at Sundance; Timberline Gets OK For Gondola

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New lifts often open up new terrain, but at Utah's Sundance Mountain and Oregon's Timberline Lodge, the plans for new lifts are to make it easier to move around their mountains.

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Purgatory Gets OK For Backside Novice Terrain, Chair

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Purgatory Mountain officials say they will begin developing a new "low intermediate" section this summer, as the resort works to give its novice skiers and riders an on-mountain experience.

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Purgatory Plans To Add New Chair, Backside Terrain

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A new "low intermediate" area on the backside of Purgatory Resort is in the works, including a high-speed chair and easier snowmobile access from the front.

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New Owners Get Right To It With Sundance Upgrades

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The first high-speed chair on the mountain, more snowmaking and parking, and base lodge upgrade are in the works at Sundance Mountain Resort.

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Beloved Pallavicini Chair To Get A Perfect Match

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At Arapahoe Basin, the quickest way to the steeps has always been to hop the Pallavicini chair. The tradition will continue ... but with modern seating next season.

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Sunlight Seeks To Put Lift Up For Steeps, Expand To East

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Getting to the steeps in the East Ridge area of Sunlight Mountain has meant a long traverse in and a long traverse out, but a plan under review includes a chairlift to eliminate all that cross-hill travel.

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Sun Valley Unveils Plans For New High-Speed, More Bowls, More Trees

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A much-anticipated expansion project on the north edge of Sun Valley is set to get underway this summer.

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