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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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my family loved the train ride in a steamy, and the kids also enjoyed the pretty grounds and even the gold panning lesson.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Sonoma County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

my family loved the train ride in a steamy, and the kids also enjoyed the pretty grounds and even the gold panning lesson.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Take a trip into the past and experience what a Shay locomotive train trip is like. I recommend travel in the covered cars for best protection from the weather.

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San Diego, California
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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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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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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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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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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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