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Mount Beacon Incline Railway

This funicular was built in 1902 by the Otis Elevator Company and operated for over 75 years. It was the steepest incline railway in the world and carried over 3.5 million visitors to the summit of Mount Beacon. Destroyed by fire in 1983, an effort is underway to restore it. Historic lecture, interpretive hike of the railway's ruins are available.
Additional Info:
Address:Mount Beacon
Beacon, NY 12508
Phone (main):(845) 765-3262
Open:April-October
Fee:Donations Accepted
Website:http://www.inclinerailway.org/
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