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Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad

233 Blossom Hill Rd, Oak Meadow Park, Los Gatos, CA 95032
+1 408-395-7433
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Family fun

A great train ride for the whole family. Friendly staff and located close to the snack shack... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Jean B
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Los Gatos, California
Awesome for the kid

The little guy loves the trains. They have a few different ones so its nice that he gets to to ride... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
roald852
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Los Gatos, California
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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 proceeds and donations go to perpetuating the railroad and carousel, as well as maintaining our ability to provide an entertaining recreation for persons of all ages.
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23 Aug 2016
“Family fun”
22 Aug 2016
“Awesome for the kid”
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233 Blossom Hill Rd, Oak Meadow Park, Los Gatos, CA 95032
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+1 408-395-7433
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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!

Thank Jean B
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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

Thank roald852
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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

Thank April M
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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

Thank tlb91
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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

Thank Chad H
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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.

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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

Thank Julie R
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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

Thank U N
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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

3  Thank Bo C
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Reviewed 7 September 2014

We live nearby and visit several times per year. This is a narrow-gauge railroad that goes for a short ride around the park. They have an antique steam locomotive with the whistle and everything, although occasionally it breaks down and they have to use the...More

2  Thank Nick R
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ssanchagrin
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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,
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