6 Abandoned Ropeway In Svetlogorsk

Abandoned Ropeway In Svetlogorsk

Posted on May 15, 2012 by team

Svetlogorsk, a city in the Kaliningrad region, has a relief natural for nearshore cities – high coast raises right at the sea. For the fast ascent and discent a ropeway was constructed in 1983. It was not huge, with cabins for two and a continuos operation cycle. It hasn’t been working for 3-4 years…

“Ropeway. 5 minutes to the station”

The length of the way is 118 m. . Elevation change is about 40 m. It has 18 cabins on the ropes.

“No entrance”


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6 Responses to “Abandoned Ropeway In Svetlogorsk”

  1. (r)evolutionist says:

    Utopian mode of transportation.

  2. texastwostep says:

    why was it stopped? Could it work again?

    • OldBikr says:

      Of course it could be repaired. The question remains, should it be repaired. I imagine it is not being used due to a lack of funds and of public interest.

  3. me says:

    i actually been there and seen this! cool! small world! cool little town, felt more german then russian…

  4. Maxim Ч. says:

    I LOVE these! I rode the one in Kharkov…it was sweet.

  5. Tripper says:

    Gotta have a carpet

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