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Mt. Hood Railroad

110 Railroad St, Hood River, OR 97031-2336
+1 541-386-3556
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The most overpriced and underwhelming tourist activity on the planet!! You get 1 cookie, a watery... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
A magical holiday experience

We just enjoyed our 3rd annual train ride to Christmastown and it was a blast. Our 4 year old... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
Tracy C
via mobile
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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%
Travellers talk about
“polar express” (50 reviews)
“dome car” (39 reviews)
“dinner train” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
110 Railroad St, Hood River, OR 97031-2336
+1 541-386-3556
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank imelliott02
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
Reviewed 19 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
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
Reviewed 10 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
Reviewed 8 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
Reviewed 26 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
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I hate to write a bad review but do feel people should know what they are getting into beforehand. First the positives: very friendly helpful staff who did try to help you in any reasonable way they could. The themed trips, which we did not...More

3  Thank BUtraveller
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We booked this adventure as a treat for my train loving son's 5th birthday. It was a 3 hour drive from our home to the train station and if we do it again we'll definitely stay overnight as the town is so cute. We booked...More

Thank Alibetad
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The railroad is just that - a railroad spur of about 15 miles or so. But, they put on great themed trips that are worthwhile. Thomas the Tank Engine comes by in the summer sometimes that my kids used to love when they are young....More

Thank Timruns
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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
25 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!!