Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cog Railway

*THE PIKES PEAK COG RAILWAY IS CURRENTLY CLOSED UNTIL 2021. EXACT OPENING DATE TBD.*

Pikes Peak Cog Railway News and Updates

  • After 126 years of operation, The Pikes Peak Cog Railway has undergone a major evaluation and it has been determined that the infrastructure and equipment has run its course. The railroad is in the process of renovation, and plans to reopen in 2021.

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Prices

Closed until 2021. Exact date TBD.

Hours

Closed until 2021. Exact date TBD.

Average time

3 hours, round trip

Exertion level

Details

Since 1891, the world’s highest cog railway ascends Pikes Peak, 14,115 feet. The train winds past waterfalls, through aspen and pine forest.

There simply isn’t an experience like the Pikes Peak Cog Railway. Sit back, relax and check out the amazing views of Pikes Peak and Colorado Springs while ascending Pikes Peak via the cog train! With an average grade of 12%, the Pikes Peak Cog Railway climbs the 14,115 feet to the top of Pikes Peak Mountain on a special track, sometimes hitting a grade of 24%! It’s an incredible ride and one you and your family won’t want to miss!

FAQs

We suggest reserving your trip 3-5 days out.

No, unfortunately you cannot pick your seats and the ticket agents are unable to move seats once they are assigned.

Yes! If you require a wheelchair on the train, please call the Ticket Office at (719) 685-5401 and let the ticket agents know.
No, however, the engines under the train keep the inside between 50-60 degrees.
Yes, they require a full prepayment of your reservation in order to hold it. Please have a valid credit or debit card nearby when making reservations.

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