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The Ridable Miniature Railway operates May - September at the Paradise Valley Exhibition Park
We're operating every Sunday during the Open Air Market 12:30 - 2:30 pm
The Shed work began in January and was completed in April.
Operating days starting in July 2011
Building the railway since the purchase of railway equipment from Nanaimo in December 2011.
Expansion options for the railway, subject to consideration by all Park users.
Making the ties and rail
The original Phase 1 230' loop site west of the Archery paddock, which remains part of the 800' track.
Lead planner and implementer of the Railway is Dan Parsons, who has a railway installed at his home on McLeod Road. Latest acquisition is a package of train stuff including a new steam train
some of the historical railway equipment operating in Paradise Valley
Other miniature railroads of interest around North America
Some signs for operation days. Suggested improvements or additional sign ideas welcome
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