Please Note: This event has expired.
Pikes Peak Region History Lecture: From Utility to Attraction - A History of Mt. Manitou Park
From Utility to Attraction – A History of the Mt. Manitou Park & Incline Railway
Presented by Eric Swab
Most residents of the area know the Manitou Incline as the mega fitness climb beginning in the parking lot of the Cog Railway. This presentation will take you from it’s beginning as an aid to the construction of water pipeline to power the Manitou Hydro-electric plant, through it’s 81 year history as a tourist attraction to it’s present status as the “World’s Greatest Outdoor
215 S. Tejon Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903