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Poway-Midland Railroad

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14134 Midland Rd, Poway, CA 92064-3906
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Honestly, railroad experience was above my expectations. Visited with my 2 years old kid and had 2 quicks tours around the Old Poway Park and then visited ticket office to play with railroad and trains. Please do not miss the train, coof coofing above your...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ErmanErdemli
Reviewed July 12, 2018

1. Great for families with younger children. 2. I have been visiting the P.M. Railroad ever since my daughter was born. She is 6 now and still loves riding on it. 3. This is an inexpensive activity to include when you have a birthday party...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Great fun for families or children at heart. The area is great for residents and visitors. The engineers are a great source of information.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank lorahaack
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Surprisingly good times. Has old town feel. Park nearby with lots of open space to play frisbee or catch and a little creek for kids to play in. All safe

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Barb20152016
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Great place for a train enthusiast. Enjoyed the ride and the knowledge of the engineers. Great fun to ride around the park and see all of the families enjoying each other and games like catch and tags. No electronics in sight.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Cindy H
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

Had a fun time here today took the RR ride around the park. Really enjoyed the ride and people running it. The historic buildings were fun also.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank FredN47
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Great place to take youngsters, the Railroad works on Saturday's. Great area to take family, engagement, and memorable pictures.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 1fabricfan
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We took our two and a half year old grandson to the park. The place has cable car as well as a railroad with steam engine. Unfortunately steam engine was under repair but the cable car was running and my grand son had lot of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Travelnut4evr
Reviewed July 17, 2016

A quaint little town and the park gives you a glimpse into what life was like over a century ago. It is a peaceful, and shaded place and a worthwhile stop, especially with kids for a picnic lunch, or just to walk around. The Hamburger...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Bchgrl9
Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

When stopping for a meal in the middle of an urban town now where a railroad, who would expect to find an operating train and track? And one you can take the family on? This is a great find. Check the hours. Weekends only.

Date of experience: October 2015
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