Incline Railway To Close Jan. 13 For Seasonal Repairs

Thursday, January 02, 2014

The Lookout Mountain Incline Railway will temporarily close on Jan. 13 for seasonal repairs to the track.   

"The Incline Railway repairs are our ongoing commitment to safety for all our passengers," said Matthew Higgins, general manager. "Periodically, we have to close during our slower season to make sure everything is 110 percent safe for entertaining the over 300,000 annual visitors that ride the Incline Railway."   

The Incline Railway will reopen a few weeks later, weather permitting, based on the maintenance schedule currently planned.

 

The Lookout Mountain Incline Railway is one of Chattanooga's most visited tourism attractions located at the base of Lookout Mountain in St. Elmo. It is operated by CARTA, the Chattanooga Area Regional Transportation Authority.  Details on the reopening will be posted on ridetheincline.com as they become available.

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