Posts for November 2011

Winter Maintenance

Over the summer the Engineering team have been busy carrying out lift maintenance on the hill. They’ve replaced the bearings on the Goose t bar return bull-wheel, which involved removing the haul rope and then lowering the bull-wheel to the ground in order to allow access to the bearings. The old bearings were then removed […]

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Zombies jibbing a box in a back alley filled with snow in November !

Towards the end of last month some mates of the summit park @ Nevis were putting on a music dance night at a night club in Glasgow “Shaka” with a skate, snow, surf vibe, and thought it would be great to do a mini rail jam outside the club. The concept mini rail jam with […]

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Park Up-Date

Hey Hey All, It’s that time of year again – the mountain bike tracks with gondola access are closed (although the miles of trails in the forest and the Pinemarten cafe bar are still open all year round) and the mountain is preparing for snow. The team headed up to the summit last week to […]

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New rail fencing

The Engineers have been busy building new fencing on the hill … A total of 1200 metres of fencing is either completely new, or has been re built. 900 metres of this fencing is brand new rail style fencing. This rail type of fencing is much cleaner as there’s no wire used in the construction […]

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