Cue The Doors: This really IS The End! The final scheduled Northlander pulls into Huntsville Station with the freshly-washed 1809 gleaming in the sun on point duty. This morning dawned clou... (more)
Southbound Ontario Northlander Train passes thru the colorful countryside north of Bracebridge, ON. This service is coming to an end tomorrow as Government funding has been cut on this train servi... (more)
Rolling into history, the final Northlander clicks off the miles through farmland south of Brechin, Ontario. With this an era ends. Always a unique train, in its final form hauled by freight locom... (more)
With two days to go until the final run, the Northlander passes slowly though Mount Albert, Ontario, riding the blocks of CN freight 316. Being stuck behind the freight was a real bonus, allowing ... (more)
A SAD DAY The Northlander pulls into Huntsville Station for the last time as the government has pulled the plug on Ontario Northland's passenger rail service. Hopefully saner minds will pre... (more)
On the second-last day of scheduled service the southbound Northlander is greeted at Utterson by several people, including a couple of guys from Germany and these two school kids taking the long w... (more)
The next-to-last northbound trip of the ONR's Northlander had a pair of GP38-2's for power.
Only 1 day left until it's all over. 698 flies by the former site of Utterson Station with the fall colours making an appearance to salute the passing of our beloved train.
Permanently fixed to the light rail it sits on, this ONR caboose won't be going anywhere soon.
Ontario Northland train 213 pulls into its final destination of Cochrane Yard behind ONT 1734 and Xstrata Copper 054.
The engineer flashes a peace sign as 698 passes a sign protestiing the divestment of Ontario Northland assets and the termination of the Northlander train service nine days from today.
Chevron painted 1805 leads this short Hearst to Kapuskasing train along a section of the long defunct National Transcontinental Railway's old mainline.
Engineman Wayne gives the usual greeting as he flies over the Old Muskoka Road crossing on Labor Day, 2012.
Destiny is knocking on Ontario Northland’s doorstep, the cancellation of the Northlander, the divestiture of the Ontario Northland piece by piece by the Liberal government, only time will tell if ... (more)