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A fun ride and a decent lunch.

A quick trip on one of the trains that traverse the White Mountains. Not very expensive and an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
larryrneal2016
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Warren, Pennsylvania
Not worth the money spent

This was OKish ride. Not much scenic at least in summer, may be will be in fall! Not any... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
gulnaz k
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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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64 Railroad St, Exit 32 Route 93 and Kancamagus Highway, Lincoln, NH 03251
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing you couldn't see on a drive walk or hike. Very little narration and honestly saw more wildlife on the drive home. Would not recommend the train for anyone. But mini golf was fun!

Thank bethch62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quick trip on one of the trains that traverse the White Mountains. Not very expensive and an enjoyable excursion, to say nothing of the nice little lunch we had on he train.

4  Thank larryrneal2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was OKish ride. Not much scenic at least in summer, may be will be in fall! Not any specialised experience for the kids as few reviews describing. Train loving Kids just can enjoy ride itself though!

1  Thank gulnaz k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff was very friendly and informative. The train was comfortable and roomy. Enjoyed the scenery and helpful narration along the way. Clowns were at the station doing face painting and came on the train ride. They made balloon animals for the passengers and came...More

4  Thank tbips
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

A train ride..... Great for kids, not really scenic.... So 45 minutes south, then 35 minutes north at roughly 7.5 mhp...... It is a ride on a train...! A great feature was a clown who made animal balloons for the kids!!! Not suggested for an...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Fall in New England to me is a magical time of the year, watching the trees go from bright green to vibrant shades of red, orange and yellows. Spending some time in the White Mountain National Forest during this time of the year makes the...More

3  Thank Balkin25
Reviewed 4 August 2018

My husband and I took the Hobo Railroad daily trip. We enjoyed the trip along the Pemigewasset River on the historical train. The staff was very friendly, helpful, polite and informative. Lunch is offered as an option, but we chose to visit one of the...More

3  Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

I'm a railroad enthusiast, but this 80-minute train ride seemed to go on forever. The three cars (2 of which would be considered vintage - from the 1940's) were pulled by a nondescript switching diesel through a nondescript forest to a nondescript golf course (where...More

1  Thank flcIII
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

No view, no narration. Nothing interesting at all. $17 per person. Save it for something else! Personel are very friendly though.

Thank Ellen L
Reviewed 12 July 2018 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

3  Thank Richard G
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JoAnnFrizado
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Yes, there is a wheel chair lift.
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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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