Schnepf Farms "Union Pacific" Train - Queen Creek, AZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T2D
N 33° 13.453 W 111° 35.471
12S E 444913 N 3676299
Quick Description: Establislhed in 1997, the Schnepf Farms RR journeys along over 1 mile of 16 gauge track through the farm. There are two engines with 9 double sided rail cars for seating.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 6/7/2019 9:37:52 AM
Waymark Code: WM10PKV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 5

Long Description:
Your trip on the train will take you to various stops within Schnepf Farm - the petting zoo, the organic gardens, through a tunnel (which doubles as a car garage), around the picnic grounds, through the gates to the peach orchard, back by the 1912 Parker carousel, a stop at the Honey Bee Adventure ride, and Lil Farmer's play yard, and back to the platform. The days and hours for the ride varies, (Ticket prices vary also) so be sure to check the website: (visit link) The ride takes about 10 minutes - 10 fun-filled minutes. A great introduction to what is on the farm.
Gauge of railway: 16

Engine Type: Electric Motor

Public Availability: Year Round

Ride Fee: Yes

If Yes: rates vary

Entrance Fee: No

If There is an Additional Fee: none

Miniature Railroads Web Page: Not listed

Visit Instructions:

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