Mountain Metro Begins Tourist Season Shuttle Service for Manitou Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.— Mountain Metropolitan Transit kicks off its tourist season shuttle service this week by operating an additional route on the Manitou Springs corridor. The additional shuttle route adds service to bustling Manitou Avenue daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and extended hours to midnight on Friday and Saturday nights. The shuttles provided over 193,243 rides during the 2017 summer season, a 29% increase over 2016. Visit MMT’s website for shuttle bus times and to view a map of the routes.

Mountain Metropolitan Transit provides local fixed-route bus service and Metro Mobility ADA paratransit service for Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. All buses use clean diesel technology and are wheelchair-lift equipped. Mountain Metropolitan Transit also provides other services such as Mountain Metro Rides’ ridesharing, vanpool, and bicycling programs. For added convenience, there are bike racks on all buses for riders who want to utilize the bike-n-bus program. For additional information regarding Mountain Metropolitan Transit please visit www.mmtransit.com, or call (719) 385-RIDE (7433).