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Golden Spike Arena

1000 N 1200 W, Ogden, UT 84404-3101
+1 801-399-8798
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Enjoyed the Train Display

Very knowledgeable park rangers gave you information about the trains and the area. There is a fee... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
CondosInKauai
,
Texas
went to see the trains in storage

the Park Ranger took us to see the trains as they were being shined to be brought back into public... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
UtahVisitor2017
,
Hooper, Utah
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“fairgrounds” (2 reviews)
“rodeo” (6 reviews)
“weber” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
1000 N 1200 W, Ogden, UT 84404-3101
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+1 801-399-8798
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Very knowledgeable park rangers gave you information about the trains and the area. There is a fee when you arrive since it is a National Park. The visitor center also has lots of interesting artifacts. The center also has a 20 minute film about the...More

Thank CondosInKauai
Reviewed 9 May 2017

the Park Ranger took us to see the trains as they were being shined to be brought back into public view for the 1st time this season. we were there on Saturday and they were to be shown on Monday May 1st

1  Thank UtahVisitor2017
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We stumbled across quarter horse racing here and had as much fun watching the people as the horses! The audience seemed to be a mix of Latinos and whites, ranchers and laborers, and of course all were horse lovers.

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The Golden Spike is a great spot in American history where east and west cane together, our country forever changed! Ghost towns now line the terrain, there's beautiful landscape and a chance to see replicas of the original locomotives. Very cool!

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

The Golden Spike Arena is the main structure on the Weber County Fairgrounds. It was built to host the annual Golden Spike rodeo, but also hosts a variety of other events and expos. The fairgrounds has ample and close parking for all events.

Thank Bigredmachine
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I have been to boutiques, home shows, and other events that are excellent. Central checkout for purchased items.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 4 July 2015

It seems hot and dusty every time I am there. They do have some good events and shows. We recently attended an outdoors expo that was pretty nice...

Thank Amber M
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Came here to see the rodeo, and apart from the smell of manure (!), it was a good space to hold it in. It's just basically like a large space which can be filled with various events, but it has lots of free parking, seating...More

Thank august01
Reviewed 6 February 2015

Always a funky, fun, family event venue. We have been here for rodeos, Germanfest, antique auctions, agricultural and roller derby! Clean bathrooms. Spacious. Good parking - easy place to visit.

Thank TouringTales
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Very interesting history on the railroad and the work involved progressing to the present day. Very worth taking your children to see.

2  Thank Margaret P
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