The Manitou Incline-The Book and the Exhibit
Now Open at The Manitou Springs Heritage Center. Local author, Eric Swab’s, new book, “From Utility to Attraction: A History of the Mt. Manitou Park & Incline Railway” along with our spectacular Manitou Incline exhibit. The book describes the story of how the installation of a pipeline connecting a hydro-electric plant transformed itself into a famous tourist amusement for 81 years. In recent years, the Manitou Incline has become widely known for its extreme physical challenges to any health fanatic. For more information, contact the Manitou Springs Heritage Center 517 Manitou Avenue Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829. Call 719-685-1454, email: ManitouHeritage@gmail.com or visit www.manitouspringsheritagecenter.org.