Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Julian Railroad

Julian Railroad
The JULIAN TRAIN & GOLD MINE TOUR is now open to the general public. The train and gold mine tour used to be open to groups and schools only but is now open to everyone. A reservation is still required and school groups get a discount: 1 free adult for every 15 students. Take a trip back in time aboard Julian's only working railway. The mile long journey takes you around the historic Smith Ranch with a stop at a real 1870's Julian gold rush mine. Smith Ranch offers three tours for visiting groups: Pioneerways Adventure Tour - 3½ hrs; Jr. Pioneerways Adventure Tour - 2½ hrs; and Julian Train and Gold Mine Tour - 1 hr. All ages are welcome and each tour includes a 1-mile train ride. Call Phone: 1-760-765-2288 fo more information or a reservation. Julian Railroad