Trail Capacity

During the 2003 and 2004 OITAF-NACS Symposiums, held in Anchorage and Vail respectively, Alpentech presented information on measuring trail capacity. We demonstrated the history of skiing in view of the requirements for higher speed and higher capacity lifts as well as the mix of various forms of gliding and jumping that have become a part of the sport. As much as the joy of skiing and riding a mountain remains the strong attraction for visitors to return, creating new trails and playgrounds for other uses will certainly write the next ski industry success story. Alpentech appreciates, and looks forward to, being part of this opportunity.

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