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Train Mountain Railroad Museum

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While going between Crater Lake and Hwy 101, you must stop and enjoy this great family adventure... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Jeffrey M
Chilliwack, Canada
So Much Fun

Lots of walking, but you can do as little or as much as you want. I think we were the only two... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
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Newly in public hands, this is the world's largest 7.5 inch railway. Run by volunteers this is a place you go to ride trains, learn to operate trains, operate railbikes and volunteer with a myriad of chores that keep this high altitude forest and...more
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36941 S Chiloquin Rd, Chiloquin, OR 97624-9728
+1 541-783-3030
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

It was a little disappointing. The 7.5 trains weren't running. It was recently taken over by a new party and I think they are still getting organized. Call ahead if you have children to make sure the trains are running.

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

While going between Crater Lake and Hwy 101, you must stop and enjoy this great family adventure spread over 32 acres.

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Lots of walking, but you can do as little or as much as you want. I think we were the only two people visiting on the day we went, so no crowds in the off season. The miniature train rides aren't usually offered until Saturday,...More

Thank SMGrandma
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were VERY disappointed that we were there on a Saturday, They are closed on Saturday and Sunday. We went because their web site said that public rides were offered on Saturday. What they did not say is that a separate organization gave short rides...More

3  Thank DickM218
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The staff and volunteers are all very good with the kids. The property is beautiful. The trains are great! Just a fun day all around.

Thank woodenfaces
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here because a friend is into building his own miniature railroad. I wasn't sure I'd enjoy this - but surprisingly I did! They have a number of vintage trains you can tour, a museum - but the key is take a miniature train...More

3  Thank VicksVaporRub
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Klamath and Western RR offers public rides on weekends and holidays (warm months) - they have washrooms, a small food outlet, outdoor seating and a nice area for children to play before or after their train ride. The adjacent Train Mtn is the read...More

2  Thank Speederchick
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We stopped by during on a Friday after Labor Day, so there weren't any trains running, but they have a good display of old railroad cars. It would have been fun to see the miniature trains running, but it was a good history lesson to...More

1  Thank Joe F
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Located just north of Klamath Falls off of 97, this 20,000 acre free park features 37 miles of miniature scale train tracks all built & run by volunteers, perfect for killing an hour or two with the kids or family. The way it works is...More

3  Thank JeffDV8
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Found this place on trip advisor and had a stop over while visiting Lake Crater. Wonderful cute place to stop over as this is right on the way to Crater Lake. Give's a relaxing mood. People over there are very nice and polite. Sad that...More

1  Thank PRE_NELL
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Patti H
2 March 2016|
Response from MikeVdP |
Visitors are usually welcome at Train Mountain. You don't actually get "rides." "Rides" would imply an amusement park which this is not. You will likely be offered a "tour" by a member. This is a club. Anyone with an... More