Woohoo!!  FREE PARKING!!!

  • There is a free public parking lot located behind the Tajine Alami Moroccan restaurant located at 10 Old Man’s Trail, and a shuttle to take you to the Incline.  Half the work is done for you now!

Shuttle Service

A free Incline/COG Shuttle (Route 33) is offered in Manitou Springs beginning 1 May 2016 and running year-round. Visit the Manitou Springs Shuttle Page for more information on the shuttle service.


  • There is a free public parking lot located behind the Tajine Alami Moroccan restaurant located at 10 Old Man’s Trail.
  • The shuttle runs from the free parking lot up to the stop on Ruxton Avenue near the Cog Depot.
  • One bus operates from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. every day with 20 minute headways (travel time).
  • For the route and times, please see the following link: Route 33

Map and Directions

From I-25 in Colorado Springs, take exit #141 (US 24), go west (towards the mountains) on US 24 for four miles to the Manitou Avenue exit. Go west on Manitou Avenue one and one-half miles to Ruxton Avenue (traffic circle). Turn left and go to the top of Ruxton Avenue, three-quarters of a mile. It is recommended only to use this route for a drop-off.  If you would like to park and hike, please look below for parking info.

Paid Parking

  • The Iron Springs Chateau may have limited paid parking available on the downhill side of Ruxton Avenue.