Saturday marked the first day of operations for Steamboat’s shiny new gondola. Features include floor-to-ceiling windows with striking views of the Yampa Valley Below, wireless internet and cushy seats. It’s also noticeably faster with a ride time of less than 10 minutes.

  1. Northern Ute Indian Tribe Dancers peform
  2. Kobel Champagne toast
  3. Gondola Grand Opening Celebration
  4. The first Gondola cars are loaded
  5. Skiers and riders in the Gondola line
  6. Powder welcomes skiers and riders
  7. Ski Patrol on Heavenly Daze
  8. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the new Gondola cars
  9. Thunderhead Lodge
  10. Skiers on Heavenly Daze
  11. Upper Gondola Terminal