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Chelatchie Prairie Railroad

SW Washington, Yacolt, WA 98604
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Family Fun

I went on this years ago, and what fun! The scenery is beautiful too. It is a great activity to... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2017
casa304
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Woodland, Washington
Great Fun Way to Spend the Day!

Beautiful drive out to Yacolt for this ride on the Chelatchie Prairie Train. I have not been out in... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
Vancusa
,
Vancouver, Washington
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“short hike” (2 reviews)
“train station” (2 reviews)
“the river” (4 reviews)
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SW Washington, Yacolt, WA 98604
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

I went on this years ago, and what fun! The scenery is beautiful too. It is a great activity to celebrate a special event.

Thank casa304
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Beautiful drive out to Yacolt for this ride on the Chelatchie Prairie Train. I have not been out in that area of North Clark County for years. I went with my Red Hat Chapter B.L.I.S.S. for out monthly outing for August. Two of our Ladies...More

Thank Vancusa
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

My grandson has wanted to ride this train since we came to the Pacific Northwest. I wasn't too excited about the idea of a robbery train, but he wanted to go, so off we went. For a railroad run entirely by volunteers, it's really a...More

1  Thank kepad
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We took advantage of a mild sunny day and got onboard the vintage train. Friendly volunteers try to make the boarding process easy. Passengers board via an open-air flatbed car which is equipped with wooded benches mounted on metal braces. There are also two covered...More

Thank CollinsVancouver
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

It's fun any time of year, but in the summer the river is high and crashing, gorgeous weather and the Winery nearby, with food as well. What more could you ask for!

Thank peck117
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

It was a cool rainy Saturday morning for the Halloween Headless Horseman trip on the train. For the most part, it was a fun experience for our great niece & nephew - but with the rain, it made for a slow and sometimes uneventful ride....More

Thank oldranger81
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Although we did not have the steam engine the trip was worth the drive.We drove from Olympia about 2 hours,but the drive was beautiful along the river.I want to come back just to se the town and maybe tour the grist mill that was on...More

Thank pnamedford
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

the train is run by all volunteers that really know steam engines inside out. The engineer loves the tell folks about the engine and if there is time he'll let you hop on for a look. It is a labor of love. The trip goes...More

Thank lovetotravel33c
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Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Old track, old cars, old engine, rough ride but with a very friendly crew. This was our second time to ride in 8 months, and we felt it was a final ride in old equipment. The stuff is old and shows major signs of wear...More

1  Thank Justj700
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Reviewed 12 October 2014

This vintage railroad, run by volunteers, runs through a super scenic area in western Washington. It's about a two hour round trip through fields and forests and along a river. They stop at a pretty waterfall to allow for photo ops before returning to the...More

1  Thank Sungron
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Anna S
12 October 2016|
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Response from Justj700 | Reviewed this property |
Two inclosed cabooses, covered "Circus car", and an enclosed coach car.
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