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  • Excellent12%
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  • Average25%
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26 Mar 2016
“No longer in business”
22 Dec 2014
“No Longer in Business”
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All aboard! Travel alongside the Colorado River on this 1922 diesel-powered train while listening to local folklore tales and the history of the region.
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100 S 2nd Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364-2212
+1 928-782-9629
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

This experience/destination is no longer in business. The tracks that extend beyond 4th Avenue are no longer in commission and there are no plans to bring them back into compliance.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Charles C
Reviewed 23 December 2014

They have removed the cars from the tracks and haven't been in business for a few years now. There is talk of "someday" reopening the railroad however as another stated it really doesn't go "anywhere". It used to go toward Mexico next to the colorado...More

Date of experience: December 2014
2  Thank NEofAZ
Reviewed 10 July 2012

We've been on 6 scenic RR trips and this was the most forgettable. In a word, it doesn't go anywhere and it doesn't do anything.

Date of experience: August 2011
5  Thank birchbaybill_9
Reviewed 24 March 2012

railroad not operating, but old cars are on the tracks to see.

Date of experience: March 2012
2  Thank voyager413
Reviewed 20 January 2012

What fun...especially if you are a rail road buff. Nice short trip to the cocopah reservation and back Well worth the trip

3  Thank Anne W
Reviewed 8 January 2012

sorry but still closed , will open when the rebuild the tracks , but you can still see the old train , its downtown , below the jail house 4th and 1st

Date of experience: January 2012
12  Thank yumabrad
Reviewed 12 February 2010

The train is not operating at this time and there is no information when it may start up again. The last time we were there the cars and locomotive were on display, though.

6  Thank John A
Reviewed 27 February 2004

Had a really fun time. Very educational. The gentleman doing the narration was very knowledgable about the history of the Yuma area. Would say it is well worth doing.

8  Thank poodlepie
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