When he was the ruler, Wapol and those he gave permission were the only ones allowed to ride it. The tram is operated by a person peddling at the front like a bike to go down or up. The roof of the trolleys are shaped like mushroom caps. Each trolley has a station where people can embark or disembark.
Kureha also used the ropeway as a way of travel, using Tony Tony Chopper to carry her in a sled, which gave the impression that they were flying through the sky when instead they were just climbing the ropeway.