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Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad

56001 Highway 41, Fish Camp, CA 93623-9701
+1 559-683-7273
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All Aboard !!

A nice place to spend a couple hours (the actual trip on the train lasts an hour which includes a... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
TheBurgers
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Hertfordshire
Fun ride with a Shay locomotive!

We made a point of stopping here, because I wanted to ride behind a vintage Shay in the West (I'm a... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
Juanuchis
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Four-mile excursion on a narrow-gauge railroad through Sierra National Forest's scenic landscape.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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56001 Highway 41, Fish Camp, CA 93623-9701
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

A nice place to spend a couple hours (the actual trip on the train lasts an hour which includes a ten minute stop within the forest). There is a great commentary throughout the trip which provides the history of the lumber in Sugar Pine and...More

Thank TheBurgers
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We made a point of stopping here, because I wanted to ride behind a vintage Shay in the West (I'm a big fan of Cass Railroad in West Virginia). The ride wasn't long - only an hour - but one still gets a good feel...More

Thank Juanuchis
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We rode the logger car on the Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad. It was a fun hour long ride through the Sierra National Forest area. It went down through Lewis Creek Canyon area. The logger cars are open air. One can also ride in open...More

1  Thank mini
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We opted for this trip at the very last moment and glad we did it. It was very beautiful journey through the sierra national forest and pulled by a steam locomotive really enhances the experience overall not to mention the narration of history by the...More

Thank KranthiBoyina
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We did the evening dinner, train ride and sing a long on a Wednesday evening in June. Family of 4 with 2 kids ages 8 and 12. We stayed in Yosemite Valley and I was worried that it would end so late the drive back...More

1  Thank nikolaik
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Our grandchildren loved the ride. You don't always see a steam engine for the 20's and 30's. It was scenic and peaceful.

Thank georgiatraveler92
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Great family attraction, real steam engine, the night dinner ride was a wonderfull experience. Refunds are a no go so make sure op the dates

Thank kevinanddeb
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We took a morning to visit the Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad. I loved it. It was a nice break from hiking in the central valley (i got to rest sore legs!) - the train ride is well organized they provide good local history and...More

Thank PhilipSoniaNiccolo
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Loved this bit of slowed down history. A fun ride that takes you back for a glimpse of what life was once. All aboard! The steam engine chugs away and pushes and pulls you through the pine trees south of Yosemite. The smells and sounds...More

1  Thank Ckrelax
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very informative commentary by Randy. Felt like stepping back in time. I'd recommend for families and seniors especially.

Thank ColonelHathiLondon
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carolyn_weston
29 June 2017|
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Response from conradmilwaukee | Reviewed this property |
The YMSPRR staff is very accommodating and will customize most anything for a group that is reasonable, including a bbq dinner or steak, or anything else you might like. I have never seen an offering of entertainment on... More
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richard r
14 April 2017|
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Response from conradmilwaukee | Reviewed this property |
The ride I have experienced for years is about an hour; with a short stop half-way for trackside restrooms and the taking-on of water for the steam engine. I have never ridden on anything but the Shay steam engine, nor... More
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