Inclined Plane

711 Edgehill Dr.
Johnstown, PA 15905- Map It
Phone: (814) 536-1816

AAA Editor Notes

Inclined Plane, SR 56 and Johns St., is 996 feet long with a grade of 71 percent, making it one of the steepest passenger inclined planes in the world. It connects the central part of Johnstown with a residential suburb on a plateau 502 feet above the city. Both cars and pedestrians are carried. An observation platform at the top overlooks the city. Food is available.
Round-trip fare $5; $3 (ages 2-12); free (ages 65+ with ID). One-way fare $3; $2 (ages 2-12); free (ages 65+ with ID). Cars, vans and trucks one-way fare (includes driver) $8; motorcycles (includes driver) $6; bicycles free (with paying rider).
Hours: Incline operates every 15 minutes Sun.-Thurs. 11-9, Fri.-Sat. 11-11, Apr.-Dec. Closed Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.