Date: Sat, 19 Jul 1997 15:51:47 -0400 From: Orin Hargraves Subject: QUERY: poma lift At Rocky Mt. ski resorts I remember a sort of ski lift, what some dictionaries call a surface lift, that the skier straddles while being dragged on skis up the mountain. I don't find the term poma lift (pronounced as if spelled pomma) in any dictionary, unless I'm spelling i= t wrong. Can anyone tell me if this is a trademark, or if not, what its derivation is? Thanks, Orin Hargraves