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Mt. Hood Railroad

110 Railroad St, Hood River, OR 97031-2336
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very scenic but pretty ordinary

I want to start out by saying this is a good ride through some of the Oregon country side you can't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sandra s
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Seattle, Washington
Very Dissapointing

We bought the most expensive tickets for the Diamond Class Parkdale Excursion and couldn't have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sandswastling
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The Dalles, Oregon
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Tourist railroad offering 4-hour scenic tours through the Hood River Valley to the base of Mt. Hood on a historic Excursion Train, Dinner Train or Brunch Train.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
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“polar express” (50 reviews)
“dome car” (39 reviews)
“dinner train” (15 reviews)
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110 Railroad St, Hood River, OR 97031-2336
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I want to start out by saying this is a good ride through some of the Oregon country side you can't see from the roadway, it is very beautiful, green lush river side area that you will ever see, this is really not for children...More

Thank sandra s
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We bought the most expensive tickets for the Diamond Class Parkdale Excursion and couldn't have been more disappointed. It was a musty, stuffy, crowded train that barely crawled along rocking and swaying with lousy views. They dropped us off at Parkdale, which was really pathetic....More

Thank sandswastling
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

we had a chance to live this sunday around the hills of hood.river.. we went with our 1years hold daughter and she had a blast! they will entertain you through a story with real actors.. and a story of a rubbery to a bank will...More

Thank Doctor m
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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

The most overpriced and underwhelming tourist activity on the planet!! You get 1 cookie, a watery hot chocolate and a broken down train which they will not refund your ticket for when you’ve been stuck on there in the dark for hours. Lovely staff on...More

1  Thank imelliott02
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We just enjoyed our 3rd annual train ride to Christmastown and it was a blast. Our 4 year old daughter loves it and we were blessed with a beautiful dusting of slow that left everything feeling like the North Pole. We will be back next...More

Thank Tracy C
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

We took A 1.5 year old and a 4 year only plus three adults. We booked the Diamond class which is tables and a domed glass top. We also chose 4:30 because It would not be very magical or scenic if it was not dark....More

1  Thank Devon B
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Worst rip off ever! The train was an hour late. So after arriving an hour early as suggested we stood in the station for 2 hours. The first hour was fine but after that our toddler couldn't take it any more and started melting down....More

1  Thank Chris D
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

We brought our two kids to this ride with high expectations for an experience of Christmas magic. We paid generously for the diamond class, which we very much regretted. The bathrooms and the music system were both out of order, and the lack of music...More

1  Thank kmeelia
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We rode the “Polar Express” as a family at the Mount Hood Railroad on December 8th. I have to place quotes around the title because nothing about this ride had any semblance of the movie. The train arrived 30 minutes late, defeating the purpose of...More

2  Thank ggeme001
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We took this excursion today with our 4 grandkids and their parents. Ages 2 months, 3, 5 and 6. It left right on time. We had tickets for the Dome car and were seated at tables where we enjoyed hot cocoa at just the right...More

Thank Gloria V
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shadeofamber
29 August 2017|
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Response from Mi3aaanb | Reviewed this property |
Hope this answer gets to you in enough time to be valuable. I apologize as we are mourning as a family. Sadly, tickets for children 2-12 years old are required. Below two, could be adult holding infant (a discounted rate... More
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shadeofamber
26 August 2017|
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Response from Penny S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know the answer to that. We traveled with our grandson is 15.5 years old... But I called and had wonderful help...I recommend calling them. Good luck!!
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