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Old Poway Park

14134 Midland Rd, Poway, CA 92064-3906
+1 858-668-4576
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Awesome place for family get togethers

This park is in the middle of Poway, just about 10-15 minutes East of I-15. Plenty of picnic tables... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
San Diego, CA
Quaint park with fun for all.

This is a lovely place to picnic. Lots of shade and sunny spots. There a train to ride around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Poway, California
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14134 Midland Rd, Poway, CA 92064-3906
+1 858-668-4576
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This park is in the middle of Poway, just about 10-15 minutes East of I-15. Plenty of picnic tables under big shady trees with large grassy areas. A creek runs through the park and there are a few bridges crossing over it. Surrounding the park...More

Thank Deannasgoing
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place to picnic. Lots of shade and sunny spots. There a train to ride around the park at a reasonable rate. Often see people taking photo shots here. Nearby is the Hamburger Factory. Casual dining with a western theme. On Saturday...More

Thank Patrimanch
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A great family event with lots of activities. Theme is like N old fashioned celebration with bands, singers, booths for kid gamesfood and western gunfight.

Thank shrible1
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Old Poway park with its gazebo, old fashioned train and station and Temples Hall, is a great adventure for all ages. They tent out the gazebo and Temples Hall for any occasion you might have. It's also fun on Saturdays visiting the farmers market. Great...More

Thank Grammie52
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This place is an all time favorite, you can take the kids on a train ride, picnic in the park. Catch polliwogs in the creek, just watch out for the craw-daddies. There is an ole time museum, can even have a meal at the Hamburger...More

Thank penny818
Reviewed 3 February 2017

It was a wonderful visit to see the Old Poway Village. The place is beautifully maintained and well manicured. The old world charm is vibrant. Colorful houses and old word shops. The old rail road is still open for rail enthusiasts along with the old...More

Thank KarlLobo
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

My grandson loves the train. Old Poway Park is a nice, peaceful place to spend time with the family.

Thank DonnieWorld
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This park captures both the beauty and the peace of Poway California, "The City in the Country." With farmers' markets every Saturday, the museum and train rides every weekend, and band concerts in the gazebo many weekends the park is a major draw for casual...More

Thank William R
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Great hidden gem nearby. Love the variety as well as the park. There is a trolley car ride as well as a few train cars on display Great day out with the. Family. I have also been there for a wedding. There is a large...More

Thank Kent R
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We went on the third saturday in september as it appeared more things were happening then. The vintage train ride on the Poway-Midland Railroad was a trip on a converted San Francisco cable car. The short ride (approx 5 mins) is on a half-mile circular...More

Thank DaveThePubsinger
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