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Mt. Hood Railroad

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  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
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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.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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110 Railroad St, Hood River, OR 97031-2336
+1 541-386-3556
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 July 2012

If you look at the price of the ticket and the experience of the train ride well it should cost less, the hot chocolate is cold, but if your in the upper dome which is worth the extra money you get a really cute souvenir...More

11  Thank jaime k
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 28 November 2009

I wish I would have read some of these reviews before taking this adventure. My husband, I and my inlaws expected alittle magic, maybe we expected too much, but this was more than just alittle disappointing. To start, getting on the train, is was very...More

63  Thank pokerface72
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

We flew in from Dallas, TX for this wonderful Xmas experience, but we were so let down. We paid for Diamond Class but at the last minute, they told us that the railcar was closed due to snow, so they put us in another car....More

6  Thank Stay717
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We had a very awful experience. We paid same as everyone else but were put in a SUPER OLD rusty cart, there is one black, ugly, old one and they still use it. One of the servers/helpers (a red haired girl, wearing the front of...More

3  Thank Armina F
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We took our kids on the polar express ride, and regretted it. The train car we were in was antique, but not in a good way. It was rusty and old. It was the only one like that. One of the entertainers/servers was very abnoxious...More

4  Thank Konstantin F
Reviewed 29 December 2016

What a fun event for kids of all ages, parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles! The crew did an amazing job of creating a wonderful show. Oh yes, you can find little flaws if you're a Grinch, and the 'movie is rarely as good as the...More

1  Thank CaptainDennisR
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Our daughter-in-law bought tickets for the whole family on the Polar Express. We had first class tickets for an afternoon trip. The seats were at a table and it was very comfortable for all ages. We had plenty of room for our infant carrier and...More

1  Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This was the BEST CHRISTMAS experience for our family as far as celebrating Santa with our little guy and two teenagers!! We would highly recommend this to everyone that enjoys The Polar Express!! Friendliest Santa Helpers and very clean train too!

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

I have seen a lot of poor or mix reviews on this ride so I was expecting much but WOW. We loved it! The whole family but especially my 2 year old son. Amazing. So much fun. All the characters we super friendly and had...More

1  Thank I5630NWhannahs
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We love this ride. It is fun for all ages. The staff goes above and beyond, and the kids (and grandma) have the best time!

Thank Hepsy2
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Excellent Trip! Hot Cocoa, Singing, Santa! Train ride very nice and scenic views. Crew was fantastic!

Thank Stacey C
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We were gifted tickets to the Polar Express. We've always wanted to go, and since they were a gift we absolutely couldn't pass it up! I've read mixed reviews about the ride, so my interest was more peaked. We live in Bend, so we are...More

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29 August 2017|
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
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!!