Katsuragiyama Ropeway

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This article is about the aerial lift in Shizuoka Prefecture. For the aerial lift in Nara Prefecture, see Kintetsu Katsuragi Ropeway Line.
Katsuragiyama Ropeway.
Mt. Katsuragi (Katsuragi-yama)
Viewed from Mount Katsuragi.

The Katsuragiyama Ropeway (かつらぎ山ロープウェイ Katsuragiyama Rōpuwei?), officially the Katsuragisan Ropeway (葛城山ロープウェイ Katsuragisan Rōpuwei?), is Japanese aerial lift line in Izunokuni, Shizuoka. The line has an official nickname Skyride (スカイライド Sukairaido?). This is the only line Katsuragiyama-Panoramapark (かつらぎ山パノラマパーク Katsuragiyama Panorama Pāku?) operates. Opened in 1992, the line climbs Mount Katsuragi with the view of Mount Fuji.

Basic data[edit]

  • System: Gondola lift
  • Cable length: 1.8 kilometres (1.1 mi)
  • Vertical interval: 411 m (1,348 ft)
  • Maximum gradient: 36°06′
  • Operational speed: 5.0 m/s
  • Passenger capacity per a cabin: 6
  • Cabins: 40
  • Stations: 2
  • Time required for single ride: 5 minutes

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Coordinates: 35°0′44.3″N 138°55′16.2″E / 35.012306°N 138.921167°E / 35.012306; 138.921167