Manitou Springs, CO 80829
Open since 1891, millions of passengers have enjoyed a high altitude adventure on the Pikes Peak Cog Railway, the highest train in the US and the highest cog train in the world. Departing from the 6,500 ft historic Manitou Springs, the railroad climbs to the 14,115 ft summit of Pikes Peak. Enjoy an educational and comfortable ride through boulder-strewn canyons and forests of pine and aspen before breaking through timberline where vistas of the Great Plains and the Continental divide unfold. Open year-round, reservations are highly recommended.