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Hobo Railroad

64 Railroad St, Exit 32 Route 93 and Kancamagus Highway, Lincoln, NH 03251
+1 603-745-2135
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Great time was had by all even after a crapy nights stay at the nearby woodwords resort. They staff... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Richard G
via mobile
Fun train ride

Great train ride The day we went they had free face painting by Gabby the clown and a book mobile... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Eveannis
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Coventry, Rhode Island
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“north pole” (14 reviews)
“train ride” (85 reviews)
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64 Railroad St, Exit 32 Route 93 and Kancamagus Highway, Lincoln, NH 03251
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+1 603-745-2135
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"the polar express"
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"mini golf"
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"gift shop"
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"hot chocolate"
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"nice ride"
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"speaker system"
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"step back in time"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great time was had by all even after a crapy nights stay at the nearby woodwords resort. They staff where super nice and friendly enjoyable experience for everyone of all ages

1  Thank Richard G
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great train ride The day we went they had free face painting by Gabby the clown and a book mobile was there giving away free books, which my 7 year old loved! Gabby the clown also boarded the train and made balloon animals for all...More

2  Thank Eveannis
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

We were on our 50th Wedding Anniversary trip from the UK and as a train enthusiast, this was a MUST. We booked on the first "Foliage Special" of the year. Unfortunately, New England was in a heatwave and the foliage hadn't turned but there was...More

4  Thank neilmac1947
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

We bought four first-class tickets for the Journey to the North Pole for this past Friday night (12/1). When you arrive, its quite crowded inside, and you're directed outside to wait in line. The ticket-time was 6:30 so we arrived at 6:00 as I'd heard...More

3  Thank misspeach84
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

A pleasant way to spend a hour or so especially if a little damp You can sit back, relax and enjoy looking at the trees. You can opt to have lunch included but you aren’t on the train that long Make sure you use the...More

1  Thank jules306
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Drove 4 hours round trip for this waste. A few miles down past a couple of roads, a few dried up river beds with nothing to see but tree stumps, bushes, construction sites, dirt, motels and rocks. One way "up and down" with same crappy...More

5  Thank jack M
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I expected more from this train ride. We did the ride that included the turkey dinner and let me first say that the meal is incredible. Beverages included are coffee, lemonade or water, so if you want something else, bring it with you. The meal...More

2  Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Just merchandising without any stop. No landscapes, two times the same way. To see foliage just ride some miles of the macankagus highway witouth fees

1  Thank Facundo M
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Special day to ride the train, enjoy the awesome foliage, and play with the cornstalk critters. Ride the train and you don't have to fight the foliage traffic. We've been at the Hobo for the Polar Express and ice castles. This was a new look...More

1  Thank Mary O
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Enjoyed taking my kiddos on this trip. I remember the meals from when I went on this as a kid and loved getting the stick and napkin and unwrapping my lunch. Now, they just serve the lunch and the kids get the sack on the...More

2  Thank pancan1
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JoAnnFrizado
16 May 2018|
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Yes, there is a wheel chair lift.
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Jason K
1 December 2017|
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Response from Mary O | Reviewed this property |
Go to Conway. The Hobo is great for little kids but for you the Conway would be best. It 's worth the extra time and Conway has outlets, a movie theatre, Jackson has a Curio shop worth seeing. In the winter you can travel to... More
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