Discover America’s Most Amazing Mile
The Incline Railway is a funicular railway system over a hundred and twenty five years old!
The Incline Railway has begun daily departures on a limited basis from the lower station in St. Elmo. Tickets are available for purchase online.
When you are ready for a ride up America’s Most Amazing Mile we are here with open arms and smiles to greet you! We look forward to bringing the history and beautiful views to our passengers aboard our brand new railcars!
Coming Down the Mountain
At the bottom Incline station in St. Elmo, you will find a great collection of unique shops, restaurants, and attractions.
Some of the things you’ll find are microbrewery tours, fresh flowers, homemade candlemaking, unique coffee, indoor climbing wall, fresh-made burritos, outdoor local dining, hand-dipped ice cream, nostalgic clothing or relax with a massage.
Take a Ride on the Fun Side
Ride the Incline
The Incline Railway approximately one-mile long single track system, except for the passing loop in the middle, allowing both counter-balanced trains to operate at one time.
125 Years and Millions of Visitors Later
The Incline Railway attracts people from around the world and has carried millions of residents and tourists up and down historic Lookout Mountain. The history of the Incline and Lookout Mountain includes Civil War battles, rivalries, and grand hotels. Join us for a celebration of this rich history!
Explore The History
Historic Lookout Mountain Hotels