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English translation: (ski lift )base stations

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Italian term or phrase:impianti di arroccamento
English translation:(ski lift )base stations
Entered by: Maria Elisa Manfrino
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09:06 Sep 13, 2007
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Tourism & Travel
Italian term or phrase: impianti di arroccamento
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si intende per gli impianti di partenza dalla valle o comunque i piu bassi, ovvero i primi che si prendono quando si va a sciare
Maria Elisa Manfrino
Italy
Local time: 14:11
(ski lift )base stations
Explanation:
www.skisnowboard.com/alta/layout.html
The ski area has front and back sides with two base stations. ... leading to the Sunnyside lift or the Transfer Tow that traverses the base area

Wikipedia says:
"Lifts may also run radially inward from several **base stations** to a common summit area."
"Lifts run from one or more base areas to various midstations, from which other lifts connect to higher terrain. Very large ski areas (with dozens of lifts) may have three or more tiers of lifts between the valley and the highest summits."
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Rosanna Palermo
Local time: 07:11
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(ski lift )base stations


Explanation:
www.skisnowboard.com/alta/layout.html
The ski area has front and back sides with two base stations. ... leading to the Sunnyside lift or the Transfer Tow that traverses the base area

Wikipedia says:
"Lifts may also run radially inward from several **base stations** to a common summit area."
"Lifts run from one or more base areas to various midstations, from which other lifts connect to higher terrain. Very large ski areas (with dozens of lifts) may have three or more tiers of lifts between the valley and the highest summits."


    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ski_lift
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Sep 13, 2007 - Changes made by Maria Elisa Manfrino:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/78517">Maria Elisa Manfrino's</a> old entry - "impianti di arroccamento" » "(ski lift )base stations"


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