Hill Country Trams is not a distributor like most of the competitors and website sources you find, we are the manufacturer of our tram systems. Tram manufacturing has remained mostly unchanged for the last 20 years.  Many manufacturers continue to produce antiquated and remedial systems.  Hill Country Trams is the leader in trams and ancillary products. We continue to strive in the engineering of new components and methodologies to improve our tram systems.  Most importantly is the ability to service the products remotely, or with the most efficient service technicians and least down time on your tram. Our product has improved the reliability issues typical of old manufacturing designs.  Our simple yet sophisticated design absolutely makes other manufacturers pale in comparison, providing reliability and low maintenance at an excellent price.

Tram Features

  • Quickest up/down the hill @ over 75ft/min….that’s hot!!
  • Requires less maintenance than other trams
  • Architecturally designed tram cars availableFeatures
  • Largest tram cars in the industry
  • Color choice of tram
  • 20 year flooring product with color choices
  • Optional canopy tops available
  • Door entry slides vs. conventional gates
  • Choice of entry gate availability, left right side/both; front or rear/side; or both
  • Widest track tram footprint
  • Fold-up seats provide maximum available floor space
  • Extended weight capabilities
  • In-car controls
  • Remote Controlled – call the tram from anywhere in range!
  • Stainless steel pulleys (not steel)
  • Dual redundancy switching
  • LED system check indicators
  • Triple independent brake system
  • Mid-mount motor provides no visibility of motor & drive assembly vs. other manufacturers unsightly motor & drive assembly box at top of tram
  • Color and design allow for low impact visibility
  • Engineered to operate at the fastest allowable code compliant speed
  • Unparalleled warranty
  • Licensed, certified and insuredfeatures

Safety Features

  • Oversized dual aircraft-grade cables. Each cable is rated for five times the maximum car weight and we double that by using two matched cables for ultimate safety & reliability
  • Smoothest ride, Soft stop / soft start
  • Option: ADA Compliant
  • Electric brake on drive motor
  • Over-speed sensor on tram activates onboard brakes
  • Speed-activated emergency brake on tram underside
  • Tram cars with dual doors are convertible for passengers and/or equipment Features

We are not only manufacturers, we are our own customers as well- we use our own trams daily.  Our reputation is built on engineering a product that works well in some of the most adverse terrain and conditions. Most are in a water-entry setting, making for the harshest and most problematic install environment. Hill Country Trams proves that it is the most formidable choice for your incline needs.