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Poway-Midland Railroad

14134 Midland Rd, Poway, CA 92064-3906
+1 858-486-4063
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Step into the Past

Great place for a train enthusiast. Enjoyed the ride and the knowledge of the engineers. Great fun... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Cindy H
Sunday ride

Had a fun time here today took the RR ride around the park. Really enjoyed the ride and people... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
Walnut Creek, California
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“steam engine” (4 reviews)
“fun riding” (2 reviews)
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14134 Midland Rd, Poway, CA 92064-3906
+1 858-486-4063
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Reviewed 8 September 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.

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 26 March 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.

Thank FredN47
Reviewed 1 February 2017

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

Thank 1fabricfan
Reviewed 23 August 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

Thank Travelnut4evr
Reviewed 17 July 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

1  Thank Bchgrl9
Reviewed 20 May 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.

Thank Early B
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Taking a trip to the Poway-Midland Railroad is liking taking a step back in time. This beautifully-maintained steam engine is unlike anything else you will see in San Diego. The engineers are informed, helpful, and will provide you and your family with a tremendous ride!...More

2  Thank Denise M
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This is one of our families favorite activity in Poway, they have so many seaonal events at the park.

Thank janoz63
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Fun time for all. Great treat for the kids. Make sure you stop for lunch at the Old Hamburger Factory on the grounds.

Thank R J
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Kids love it, especially when the big(ger) engines are out on the tracks. When the trolley is the only option....meh...a glorified pony ride. Love the folks who work here and keep it running - great to see passionate people doing what they love.

Thank Jeremy C
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