California Incline
4 Images

Ups and downs of California Incline

The California Incline when it was a dirt road, circa 1916. The Los Angeles wharf port is in the distance. (Ernest Marquez photograph collection)
Going up the incline circa 1916. The Santa Monica Pier is to the right. (Ernest Marquez photograph collection)
This 1880 photograph shows a southward view of the largely undeveloped Santa Monica Palisades, with the pier in the background. (City of Santa Monica)
This 1880 photo shows the Santa Monica Palisades at Colorado Avenue, which features a wooden pedestrian bridge down to the beach. (City of Santa Monica)