The future with the new cable car “La Crusc 2”
The skiing and hiking area of La Crusc in Alta Badia will soon be equipped with a revolutionary innovation: the now old chairlift two-seater “La Crusc” will be replace by a 10 EUB cable car.
The chairlift “La Crusc”, which leads from the intermediate station to the immediate vicinity of the famous Church “La Crusc/ Santa Croce”, has been operated for 21 years, now it has made its use. The chairlift leaves the place to the new cable car (10 EUB), with a maximum capacity of ten people, bringing significant improvements.
The new cable car takes passengers four times faster than the previous chairlift: in summer, for example, the chairlift takes about 14 minutes to reach the mountain station, in the future, the cable car will only takes three minutes. Groups, especially those with children, can now be transport much more easily, faster and more advantageous. Modern cable car offer much more comfort and safety, especially for children and senior.
Protection from wind and weather
The new cable car La Crusc is the first lift station in all Alta Badia that will be fully equipped with heated seats. Guests will no longer be exposed to the weather.
The cable car is also suitable for people with disabilities or using wheelchairs. Furthermore the seats of the lift are foldable allow access to up to three mountain bikes.
With the new cable car, upstream of the station, there will be a variant path with a slight slope connected to the church of La Crusc / Santa Croce.
Advantages with the new cable car
· Ski instructors can transport all the group of children in one gondola;
· Hikers without skis can get on and off the cable car without any problems;
· Guests are protected from the cold temperatures up to 2000 meters.
· The cable car can carry up three mountain bikes, the seats are closable and remain clean;
· Even with bad weather, guests stay dry and protected and can visit the church.