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Poway-Midland Railroad

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Address: 14134 Midland Road, Poway, CA 92064
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+1 858-486-4063
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Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Poway Midland Railroad

Great place to take youngsters, the Railroad works on Saturday's. Great area to take family, engagement, and memorable pictures.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Poway, California
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Poway, California
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to take youngsters, the Railroad works on Saturday's. Great area to take family, engagement, and memorable pictures.

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Poway, California
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We took our two and a half year old grandson to the park. The place has cable car as well as a railroad with steam engine. Unfortunately steam engine was under repair but the cable car was running and my grand son had lot of fun riding it. Saturday they also have farmer's market so, a pastry from the market... More 

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Cardiff
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

A quaint little town and the park gives you a glimpse into what life was like over a century ago. It is a peaceful, and shaded place and a worthwhile stop, especially with kids for a picnic lunch, or just to walk around. The Hamburger Factory also serves a generous, gr8 tasting and reasonably priced breakfast, lunch and dinner. Unfortunately... More 

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Ramona, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

When stopping for a meal in the middle of an urban town now where a railroad, who would expect to find an operating train and track? And one you can take the family on? This is a great find. Check the hours. Weekends only.

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Poway, United States
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Taking a trip to the Poway-Midland Railroad is liking taking a step back in time. This beautifully-maintained steam engine is unlike anything else you will see in San Diego. The engineers are informed, helpful, and will provide you and your family with a tremendous ride! Young children are always in awe when they ride. The price is very nominal and... More 

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Poway, California
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

This is one of our families favorite activity in Poway, they have so many seaonal events at the park.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Fun time for all. Great treat for the kids. Make sure you stop for lunch at the Old Hamburger Factory on the grounds.

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Poway, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Kids love it, especially when the big(ger) engines are out on the tracks. When the trolley is the only option....meh...a glorified pony ride. Love the folks who work here and keep it running - great to see passionate people doing what they love.

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Poway, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

This place is just cool. If you have kids you have to go. Great atmosphere, and a great park for a picnic.

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Poway, California
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015

Recently spent a few hours at Old Poway Park. Lunch with the kids and grandkids at the family friendly Hamburger Factory which is an long time favorite. Then a stroll through the park and a ride for the kids on the Rairoad! They loved it! The three year old talked about going through the "forest" - a treed area of... More 

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