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Iron Mountain Tramway

The Glenwood Springs Tram, or the Iron Mountain Tramway, takes visitors up to the top of Iron Mountain, so you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the surrounding Rocky Mountains. Read More

  • Ride the Iron Mountain Tramway in Glenwood Springs to enjoy the breathtaking views of the Rockies
  • Costs only $16 for adults and $11 for children
  • Only about 40 miles from Aspen, Colorado
  • Open in summer every day
  • Once at the top, take a cavern tour or ride the fun rides


At the entrance to the Glenwood Caverns and Historic Fairy Caves, in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, you’ll discover a state-of-the-art gondola ride, the Iron Mountain Tramway. On this scenic ride, visitors are enthralled at the panoramic views and comfort. The summit awaits you, with fun rides, cavern tours and more.


It’s easy to get to the Iron Mountain Tramway. From Aspen, take Highway 82 to Glenwood Springs, crossing over I-70 and making a left at the light onto 6th Street. After 1/3 a mile, turn left on Devereux and immediately right onto Two Rivers Plaza Road. From I-70, take exit 116. Go north to the stoplight and follow the directions as above to the Tramway.

51000 Two Rivers Plaza Road
Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81601


The tram is open during the summer. Weekends 10am-6pm and weekdays 10am-5pm.


Cost to ride the tram is $16 for adults and $11 for children. Get both a tram ride and cave tour for $29 for adults and $24 for children.

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After a seven-minute, 4,300-foot-long ride to the top, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or grille, ride the rides, take a tour of the caverns or just marvel at the views.

This tramway was built without cutting any trees, in order to preserve the environment.