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The first electrified incline, built in 1902, that was ridden by over 3.5 million visitors in its 75 years of operation.

Destroyed by fire in 1983, the restoration of the Mt. Beacon Incline has the explicit goals of historic preservation, environmental responsibility and economic sustainability.

Read more about the initiative's goals and vision.


Excelsior Video

Watch this 8 minute movie to learn more about the project's vision and benefits to the community and region and how you can help bring back the Incline.