Aerial Lift Cardada-Cimetta, Locarno, TI, Switzerland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
N 46° 11.611 E 008° 47.081
32T E 483386 N 5115571
Quick Description: A gondola lift North of Locarno.
Location: Ticino, Switzerland
Date Posted: 8/6/2010 6:11:06 AM
Waymark Code: WM9DJ5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 5

Long Description:
This gondola lift starts a few hundred meters North of the top station of the Orselina-Cardada lift at 1340 meters above sea level and takes you up to Cimetta at 1670 meters where you have wonderful view over the Northern part of Lago Maggiore in the South and the Swiss Alps in the North and West.

This is a popular starting point for hiking and paragliding. In Winter there is a small ski region.
The two lifts are usually closed for maintenance in November.
Type of Aerial Lift: Gondola Lift

Is there a fee to ride this aerial lift?: Yes

If there is a fee please add the costs associated with this lift below.:
One-way CHF 8.00 (children 6.50), but it is cheaper to buy a combined ticket Orselina-Cardada-Cimetta (return ticket 33, children 11)

Is this aerial lift primarily;: Recreational Use

Aerial Lifts Web Page:: [Web Link]

Does this lift have more than one primary boarding location?: No

If there is more than one primary loading area which one are you waymarking?: Lower Loading Area

Type of lift if described as "other" above.: Not listed

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