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Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad

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Address: 56001 Highway 41, Fish Camp, CA 93623
Phone Number: 559-683-7273
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Activities: Group tours/train
Description: Four-mile excursion on a narrow-gauge railroad through Sierra National...
Four-mile excursion on a narrow-gauge railroad through Sierra National Forest's scenic landscape.
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Your kids will love this and so did I...

I loved the whole exursion from beginning to end. From the historic perspective to the kicking back and enjoying beautifull scenery. My 14 year old daughter and 16 yea old son... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I loved the whole exursion from beginning to end. From the historic perspective to the kicking back and enjoying beautifull scenery. My 14 year old daughter and 16 yea old son enjoyed it, even though there was no video game or interactive experience! It was really a unique experience to travel down the tracks and imagine how life was back... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We took advantage of the Saturday night dinner and train ride in late August 2014. The dinner was lovely and the train ride and campfire singalong , very enjoyable. The entertainers were fabulous and all the staff very efficient and friendly. We booked our tickets well in advance, glad we did. There is also a gift shop on site with... More 

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Oakhurst, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Fun adventure into the forest on the train. In the summer they have a small entourage playing fun music at the bottom of the mountain.

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San Francisco, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We went on a drought year, so there was no snow in January. They had the train open for holiday service and it was a very fun hour long excursion on a narrow gauge engine. My three year old was in heaven. They have a cute gift shop and very nice people running the railroad. We visit every trip we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We took the train ride and went through some very pretty country. If you're looking for something to do with the family this is a fun train ride to take. A nice casual ride through some beautiful scenery. They let you out when the train gets to its destination so you can walk around a little bit. After the complete... More 

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The train ride was pretty fun. The kids enjoyed it and the narration was informative. Definitely worth the cost/time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This was a delightful steam train ride through an old sugar pine forest. There is a stop at a picnic ground if you want to bring lunch and some bug spray. Do not miss the exhibits at the train station.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a tour of a small site where a mill once stood. The steam train is authentic, huge and awesome. The information about the area in it's time is really interesting.

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San Ramon, California
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

It snowed on November 1, 2014 for our ride on the train!The ride is relaxing, informative and a joy to ride. The guide talks about the trees, logging and natural surroundings along the way. We were fortunate to have the first snow of the season on our one hour excursion. It is a Very enjoyable ride! The gift shop and... More 

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San Jose, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We payed over $50.00 for 2 adults and 1 child to ride 1/2 hour up a hill with nothing to look at but pine trees and tangle foot. The P.A. system on the train is worthless, you can't hear or understand whats being said. Once at the top of the hill it stops at a picnic ground. you can get... More 

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