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Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad

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Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Aug 2018
“A great fun ride for the family”
23 Aug 2016
“Family fun”
The Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization that was founded in 1968. Both the railroad and W.E. Mason Carousel exist as a legacy of Billy Jones, and as a means to preserve history and entertain the public. All...more
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233 Blossom Hill Rd, Oak Meadow Park, Los Gatos, CA 95032
+1 408-395-7433
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

I have to admit that I am a train enthusiast and would have loved this little train anyways, but this is a fun ride for anyone. They take great care in the trains and it is a must do for fans like me. It's a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JustDriving71
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A great train ride for the whole family. Friendly staff and located close to the snack shack... that is very important to my grandson!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jean B
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The little guy loves the trains. They have a few different ones so its nice that he gets to to ride a diesel and a steam engine. The tickets are not too bad, $2 and under 3 rides for free. There's also a carousel next...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank roald852
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

My entire family loves Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad. It's just so much fun to ride along in the open cars, through two different parks. On a hot day, the wind on your face feels so good. It's a lot of fun and you feel just...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank April M
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Located next to the beautiful old-fashioned carousel, this iron rails train has been a fun feature of the park since I was young. Young and old enjoy the ride through Vasona and Oak Meadow park. Especially nice in December when night rides are illuminated by...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank tlb91
Reviewed 16 March 2016

What an amazing park Vasona is, with vast open fields, lawn space, water, bridges, bbq areas, play grounds and Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad is a treat for the kids. This is a small track, scaled down train that goes on a simple short ride (about...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Chad H
Reviewed 14 December 2015

For children, the Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad is a delight. I also like the train station where the train comes into. Its in a nice park with picnic facilities, a playground, and hiking trails so one can make day of it.

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank mini
Reviewed 31 July 2015

We live close by and have been visiting the park for many years. Grandchildren here have long outgrown it but our Irish family visit once a year. A daily visit during their stay to the railroad and caroussel is a must. The introduction of the...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Julie R
Reviewed 20 May 2015

I take every chance I get to take my guests on this Los Gatos treat of a ride. It is a loving restored and maintained steam train that takes you around the park. The cars are open air, with bench seats. Lots of fun for...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank U N
Reviewed 21 October 2014

There is a little hidden section inside the park. Best to park off the entrance on Blossom Hill Road $6 entry. From there it's a short walk to the train and carousel. $5 gets you one ride on each. The train ride is maybe 10mins?...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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1 April 2018|
Response from Bjwrr | Property representative |
Hello, could you please provide a description of the person since we have many volunteers and staff members. Also, was he on the engine or on the back of the train? Thank you,