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A surface lift is a means of cable transport that transports skiers and snowboarders, in which riders remain on the ground as they are pulled uphill. [1]

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Aerial lift

An aerial lift is a means of cable transport in which cabins, cars, gondolas or open chairs are hauled above the ground by means of one or more cables.

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Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.

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Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald (Arrondissement de Brisgau-Haute-Forêt-Noire) is a ''Landkreis'' (district) in the southwest of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

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Buck Hill

Buck Hill is a ski hill in Burnsville, Minnesota, a suburb south of Minneapolis.

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Burnsville, Minnesota

Burnsville is a city south of downtown Minneapolis in Dakota County in the State of Minnesota.

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Cable transport

Cable transport is a broad class of transport modes that have cables as the foundation for transporting things or people, often in vehicles called cable cars.

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An elevated passenger ropeway, or chairlift, is a type of aerial lift, which consists of a continuously circulating steel cable loop strung between two end terminals and usually over intermediate towers, carrying a series of chairs.

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Conveyor belt

A conveyor belt is the carrying medium of a belt conveyor system (often shortened to belt conveyor).

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Eisenbach is a town in the district of Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald in Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

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Ford Model A (1927–31)

The Ford Model A (also colloquially called the A-Model Ford or the A, and A-bone among rodders and customizers), was the second huge success for the Ford Motor Company, after its predecessor, the Model T. First produced on October 20, 1927, but not sold until December 2, it replaced the venerable Model T, which had been produced for 18 years.

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A glacier is a persistent body of dense ice that is constantly moving under its own weight; it forms where the accumulation of snow exceeds its ablation (melting and sublimation) over many years, often centuries.

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Gondola lift

A gondola lift is a means of cable transport and type of aerial lift which is supported and propelled by cables from above.

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Grade (slope)

The grade (also called slope, incline, gradient, mainfall, pitch or rise) of a physical feature, landform or constructed line refers to the tangent of the angle of that surface to the horizontal.

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Granite Peak Ski Area

Granite Peak Ski Resort is a ski area located in Rib Mountain State Park in the Town of Rib Mountain, Marathon County, Wisconsin, south of Wausau.

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The Laurentides is a region of Quebec.

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Minnesota is a state in the Upper Midwest and northern regions of the United States.

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Montreal (officially Montréal) is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada.

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Mount Buller, Victoria

Mount Buller is a town located in the Shire of Mansfield in the Alpine region of the Australian state of Victoria.

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New England

New England is a geographical region comprising six states of the northeastern United States: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut.

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New Zealand

New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

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A nutcracker is a tool designed to open nuts by cracking their shells.

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Pico Mountain

Pico Mountain Ski Area is a ski area located in Killington, Vermont, United States.

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Poma, also known as Pomagalski S.A. is a French company which manufactures cable-driven lift systems, including fixed and detachable chairlifts, gondola lifts, funiculars, aerial tramways, people movers, and surface lifts.

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Prévost, Quebec

Prévost is a town within the La Rivière-du-Nord Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada, and the administrative region of Laurentides in the Laurentian Mountains, north of Montreal.

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Quebec (Québec)According to the Canadian government, Québec (with the acute accent) is the official name in French and Quebec (without the accent) is the province's official name in English; the name is.

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Ski resort

A ski resort is a resort developed for skiing, snowboarding, and other winter sports.

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Skiing can be a means of transport, a recreational activity or a competitive winter sport in which the participant uses skis to glide on snow.

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Snowboards are boards where both feet are secured to the same board, which are wider than skis, with the ability to glide on snow.

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Snowboarding is a recreational activity and Olympic and Paralympic sport that involves descending a snow-covered slope while standing on a snowboard attached to a rider's feet.

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Steel is an alloy of iron and carbon and other elements.

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Stratton Mountain Resort

Stratton Mountain Resort is a ski area located on Stratton Mountain in Stratton, Vermont.

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Suicide Six

Suicide Six is the name of a ski resort in South Pomfret, Vermont.

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Surface lift

A surface lift is a means of cable transport that transports skiers and snowboarders, in which riders remain on the ground as they are pulled uphill.

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Truckee, California

Truckee (originally, Coburn Station) is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States.

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WCCO-TV, virtual channel 4 (UHF digital channel 32), is a CBS owned-and-operated television station, licensed to Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States and serving the Twin Cities television market.

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Woodstock, Vermont

Woodstock is the shire town (county seat) of Windsor County, Vermont, United States.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surface_lift

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