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Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad

Open today: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
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100% Recommended

Great food, great music, but most important of all, amazing people who make a transatlantic journey... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Marcel M
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Fun side trip

This was an interesting area. Unfortunately, the forest fires last year took out so much of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Akron, Ohio
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“gold panning”(29 reviews)
Four-mile excursion on a narrow-gauge railroad through Sierra National Forest's scenic landscape.
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56001 Highway 41, Fish Camp, CA 93623-9701
+1 559-683-7273
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food, great music, but most important of all, amazing people who make a transatlantic journey to USA worth! One of Yosemite's top 3 must visit places.

Thank Marcel M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an interesting area. Unfortunately, the forest fires last year took out so much of the woods but it was interesting to hear the stories and see how a steam engine fills with water and runs.

Thank grandmadank
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the "moonlight special" trip on a Wednesday, which consisted of a fire grilled steak ( NY strip, I believe) or chicken, live musical quartet for entertainment, and a train ride that included education into the logging history of the rail line, stopping 1/2...More

Thank Clifton G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped there for 5 minutes to see the train and stayed for 2 hours enjoying this great place. It's so cozy and family friendly. My son got an experience of gold panning. And imagine! He got his gold as a souvenir!

Thank ElizavetaBBB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Sugar Pine Railroad for the Moonlight Special and loved every minute. The food was excellent and our grandchildren especially enjoyed the folk music group. Singing around the campfire was a great hit with children and the ride through the tall pines...More

Thank Cliff N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So looking forward to this outing after reading the TA reviews. Stayed at the Narrow Gauge Inn which offered us a 10% discount. Short walking distance from Inn was perfect for meeting and buying ttickets for the first morning run. Car and bus parking in...More

Thank sandra98walter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this way up front to make sure we got a place, however we turned up early for our slot and got onto an earlier one. A lovely old steam train and a very scenic railroad which went down a very step hillside to...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could not wait to post a review on our experience on the moonlight special. IT IS A MUST! We were there the 3rd week in June 2018, and we had a blast! They were so organized, and have the little museum & store &...More

Thank Bkaymc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited and road the Suger Pine Railroad during the day but we saw that they had a Moonlight Special ride that starts with a BBQ and ends with campfire songs, so we booked it for Saturday night during our last trip. It was...More

Thank gardenmomof2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me,my parents went there on the moonlight train,they feed us steak or hot dog,2 pieces of garlic bread,beans,a vegetable cold salad,they had water or punch or coffee to drink,a desert you hear music while eating,load on the train at a certain time,it takes you to...More

Thank Holly C
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14 June 2018|
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Response from peakdistricttravel | Reviewed this property |
Mostly through tall trees with shade. Also you can ride in covered carriages