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Golden Spike Arena

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1000 N 1200 W, Ogden, UT 84404-3101
+1 801-399-8798
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History made to come to life. Made us appreciate all the work that went into this feat. Be sure... read more

Reviewed yesterday
bootsandsneakers
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Grovetown, Georgia
Interesting piece of history

Great out of the way National Park. Nice piece of history explaining how the two coasts were joined... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Julie D
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Bear, Delaware
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1000 N 1200 W, Ogden, UT 84404-3101
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+1 801-399-8798
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Reviewed yesterday

History made to come to life. Made us appreciate all the work that went into this feat. Be sure to watch the movies before you head outside. Arrive close to 4pm and you will see them take the engines back to the storage facility for...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Great out of the way National Park. Nice piece of history explaining how the two coasts were joined by railroad. Fun steam engine demo. A must see for train enthusiasts. A should see for anyone.

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Real nice equine faclity as well as boutiques, demo derby, fair, rodeo, horse shows. Comfortable seating and clean restrooms!

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Reviewed June 15, 2017

Very knowledgeable park rangers gave you information about the trains and the area. There is a fee when you arrive since it is a National Park. The visitor center also has lots of interesting artifacts. The center also has a 20 minute film about the...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2017

the Park Ranger took us to see the trains as they were being shined to be brought back into public view for the 1st time this season. we were there on Saturday and they were to be shown on Monday May 1st

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

We stumbled across quarter horse racing here and had as much fun watching the people as the horses! The audience seemed to be a mix of Latinos and whites, ranchers and laborers, and of course all were horse lovers.

Thank Ellen C
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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

The Golden Spike is a great spot in American history where east and west cane together, our country forever changed! Ghost towns now line the terrain, there's beautiful landscape and a chance to see replicas of the original locomotives. Very cool!

Thank Liz S
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Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

The Golden Spike Arena is the main structure on the Weber County Fairgrounds. It was built to host the annual Golden Spike rodeo, but also hosts a variety of other events and expos. The fairgrounds has ample and close parking for all events.

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Reviewed June 1, 2016

I have been to boutiques, home shows, and other events that are excellent. Central checkout for purchased items.

Thank Mary C
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Reviewed July 3, 2015

It seems hot and dusty every time I am there. They do have some good events and shows. We recently attended an outdoors expo that was pretty nice...

Thank Amber M
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