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Frightening to Look at

We crossed the overpass bridge and stood underneath this structure. I couldn't imagine going... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
laurelboo
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Tipp City, Ohio
Beautyful

An excellent view of Dowwntown, Johnstown. We liked very much. This place is worth to see and ride... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
ignaura2130
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Bayonet Point, Florida
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Built to remove citizens from Johnstown in case of a flood, this is the world's steepest vehicular inclined plane.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We crossed the overpass bridge and stood underneath this structure. I couldn't imagine going straight up this mountain!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank laurelboo
Reviewed 12 November 2018

An excellent view of Dowwntown, Johnstown. We liked very much. This place is worth to see and ride the inclined plane.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ignaura2130
Reviewed 29 October 2018

This remarkable engineering work must be experienced to be fully appreciated. It is a man-made wonder and a unique departure from the ordinary experiences of driving a car. I urge every motorist to give it a go.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Louis Mark L
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Amazing engineering, spectacular view, fun access to Asiago Restaurant. I did not believe it would lift an entire automobile!! The tour books were right!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ruth P
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Wife is usually afraid of heights, but she was ok looking out the front of the car as we went down then back up. The car can handle up to two cars at a time. Good view of Johnstown from the top.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RichardD1036
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

So much fun to take this to the top before eating at restaurant at the top. It was very reasonable in price. I enjoyed it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 2014ksmith
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great trip to see Johnstown in panorama. The free cost for seniors is even better! A sort trip up and down and a little gift shop at the top.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ron H
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Sorry that I could only post a few pictures on this. I left the camera at home and the cellphone in our car. Nice to park at the bottom and ride to the top. Seeing Johnstown from there is a sight you need to experience....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful scary surprise! I’m not big on heights but my daughter talked me into it. Though I didn’t get too close to the edge, it really was thrilling. And you’re actually able to set some of the inner workings and cables that...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank marlene f
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Visit the vehicular incline plane in Johnstown Pa. very good place to take kids. Easy to get on in Westmont and ride to downtown Johnstown. You can even take your car.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Pioneer561927
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Cheri S
21 August 2018|
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Response from MaryM4628 | Reviewed this property |
adults round trip 5.00 . one way 3.00 .... children under 2 free children 2 to 12 - 3.00 round trip . one way 2.00 seniors with id 65 and older free automoblies - 8.00 one way includes driver motorcycle -6.00 one way... More
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doeson
17 April 2018|
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Response from Snack-Jack | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can continue your ride from the top. It just helps peolpe avoid a longer drive around elevation change.
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sailorlover
16 October 2017|
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Response from glennl366 | Reviewed this property |
It is open April 1st through Dec 31st. The other people who noted that it is open all year are misinformed. I live here. You can confirm this by visiting their website here: inclinedplane . org / visitor-information... More
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