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From the valley looking up to the mountain you don't realize there are higher peaks behind; it took about 15 minutes to ascend 10,000 feet; in this photo we are almost to the landing platform.

A little while later we saw one of the workers standing on top of one on the way down. Really??

The tram has only been built about 40 years ago by a Swiss designer... more info... http://sandiapeak.com/index.php?page=history-technology

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Apr 20 2012 19:04 GMT clintonfolks
fantastic photo.!! great history...
Apr 20 2012 19:18 GMT hallo
Riding one of those carts is a real experience, did it once at the Alps mountains...never again :))
Apr 28 2012 04:14 GMT Pea2007
There is one like this a few minutes from where I live.

http://www.rigi.ch/en/navpage-TransportWVR-RigiBahnenWVR-54585.html

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