Mt. Roberts Tram 2020 season has been canceled

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Mt. Roberts Tram will not be operating this year, according to the destination's owners.

    Goldbelt, the parent company of the tram, made the announcement on Wednesday.

    "Due to the current global crisis surrounding the coronavirus, and after much consideration, we are sad to announce that we will not be opening and operating during the 2020 season," Goldbelt said in a statement. "This critical decision was made for the safety of all."

    The company stated that purchased 2020 season passes will be extended through the 2021 season.

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