Friday, July 1, 2016
The Manitou & Pikes Peak Cog Railway
Burros carried explosives and supplies up Pikes Peak to build the rail bed from 1888 through 1890
The cog track was laid in 1891 - this is going up Son Of a Gun Hill
Welcome sign at the top
The old steam engine and touring car
The new rail cars
This photo gives you an idea of the incline....