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Whakapapa's New Lift

Posted on Saturday, 2 April 2016

Our New Whakapapa Lift - Opening for Winter 2016






June 7, 2016

The construction of the new lift's over-night housing is under way!

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May 6, 2016

The new Whakapapa lift is looking very mysterious on this beautiful autumn morning!

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May 3, 2016

Big machinery working on the new lift's drive station at Whakapapa Ski Area today. It's all coming together!

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April 28, 2016

The towers of the new lift at Whakapapa Ski Area are being put in this week. Lots of exciting progress being made and we can't wait to have you here this winter for the finished product.

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April 17, 2016

Good morning from Whakapapa Ski Area's new lift top station! It sure is a different view up here from the last time you visited us.

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April 15, 2016

It's been a big day at Hut Flat Whakapapa today! Lots of progress made on the new lift's top station.

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April 14, 2016 

The two portals have been erected for our top station at Hut Flat Whakapapa. A crane will be arriving tomorrow to begin assembly of the remaining top station components. Make sure you check back at the end of next week to see the result!

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April 7, 2016 

All the earth works for our new lift has been completed! The large components of the top station are now being transported to Hut Flat Whakapapa and being readied for assembly. 

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April 1, 2016

We hope you are as excited as we are about our brand new chair lift at Whakapapa Ski Area! Construction is progressing smoothly with the concrete foundations for the lift towers nearing completion. Check out these photos of our team working hard to bring you this exciting new facility for 2016:

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