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Rainy Day Ride

We had a great time on the Delaware & Ulster Railroad afternoon ride. We took the "Train Robbery... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ewoolheater
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Richmond, Virginia
Nice scenic open air ride; a blast for a child. Wish there was more time in Roxbury.

Train to Roxbury: Mostly great experience. A blast for a train loving 3 y.old son. Yes, there's... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sashok5
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New York City, New York
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“open cars”(3 reviews)
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Welcome to the Delaware & Ulster Railroad, located in the heart of New York State's legendary Catskill Mountains. The D&U is an excursion train that combines railroad nostalgia with scenic rides. Step back in time as you board the historic D&U. Your...more
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43510 State Hwy 28, Arkville, NY 12406
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time on the Delaware & Ulster Railroad afternoon ride. We took the "Train Robbery" ride and all of the actors were extremely friendly and went out of their way to interact with the kids. Though the train cars were worn and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Train to Roxbury: Mostly great experience. A blast for a train loving 3 y.old son. Yes, there's diesel smoke; don't take it on a very hot, windless day and you'll be fine. My main issue is with the rush at Roxbury: Why allow only a...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This was a bit boring (and smoky) for two kids 5 and 7, and views are no different than you get driving Wong local highways. No real height or vistas.

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 June 2018

My family has been in Arkville since 1964. When they started the Railroad my parents and my sister and I would ride the rails. When my children and nieces and nephews came along we were three generations of riding the rails. I have now taken...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Any day on a train is a good day... But this railroad had Terrible accommodations. Bathrooms filthy. No narration on excursion. No special consideration for child traveling in wheelchair. No snacks available on or off train. The good news the views were beautiful.

1  Thank P2687YBmichellek
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This train ride was so beautiful, peaceful and nostalgic!! The views were breathtaking!!! Would definitely recommend this fall foliage train ride!!

Thank artemis846
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Just rode the Sept. Train Robbery, first train (there were 4 today) and what a perfect day both in weather and good times. About 20 members of the Catskill Bushwackers entertained and interacted throughout the trip with banter on the train, a holdup, an 'arrest'...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We took friends visiting from Germany on this train ride - they were 2 adults and 2 children. What a ride they had - they didn't expect an antique train like this to be running, and what a beautiful sightseeing tour it provided. They want...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time with my family during the summer season trip. Free doggy tickets are available and I took my dog on the train with me and she had a blast! I'd love to do this again, although the tickets are a bit pricey....More

Thank melissa92792
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Yes. It's a wonderful and a amazing nice ride we all young. Children and teenagers loved it riding in a open train car along. The nice scenery. It about two hours one way to roxbery about 50 minuts then. U see the nice museum and...More

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Alex1302014
28 October 2017|
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Response from artemis846 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry-so late to answer-Diesel.Hope you went-yesterday was so nice!!!
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Linda C
12 October 2017|
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Response from Paul12442 | Reviewed this property |
About 1 1/2 to 2hrours,including a stop in Roxbury, the half-way point.
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marty344
9 July 2017|
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Response from artemis846 | Reviewed this property |
Our fall foliage train ride was 2 hours.
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