• Damaged Skyliner lift at Mt. Bachelor out of commission indefinitely

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    Skyliner lift at Mt. Bachelor is closed indefinitely. Read the full story here..

    The Skyliner Express chairlift at Mt. Bachelor will be out of commission for “an indefinite period” after crews on Wednesday discovered damage to major components that likely will have to be remanufactured.

    President and GM John McLeod provided the update on the ski area’s website, saying when the popular lift went down just before Christmas, they knew it would be a complex fix but believed the damage was limited to standard, available components.

    “Had this been the case, we had all the parts necessary to have Skyliner back in action for the upcoming weekend,” he said.

    Instead, the quad sustained damage to “major components,” McLeod said that…