Summit Lift comment period extended, but ends Friday | SummitDaily.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Summit Lift comment period extended, but ends Friday

BRECKENRIDGE – The deadline to comment on the proposed new Summit Lift and 6 Chair rebuild is extended to Friday.Breckenridge wants to build a new detachable quad chairlift to within 170 feet of the top of Peak 8 to serve advanced bowls and chutes now accessible only to hikers. The top terminal would land at 12,830 feet. Lift capacity would be about 600 to 800 riders an hour.The resort also wants to replace the current fixed-grip double-seated 6 Chair with a detachable quad using the existing alignment and terminals. It would double capacity to 2,400 riders an hour. The 6 chair serves terrain on the lower flanks of Peak 8.Comments about the proposed 6 Chair rebuild and the new Summit Lift at Breckenridge must be filed with the U.S. Forest Service by Dec. 28. To make comments for or against a final approval, write to: Breckenridge Ski Resort EA; c/o Joe Foreman, Dillon Ranger District; P.O. Box 620, Silverthorne, CO 80498; fax: (970) 468-7735; e-mail: jgforeman@fs.fed.us.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User