Daytime run of the North Pole Express makes its arrival known....
#1225 pulls the evening's train up to the depot by request of passengers waiting in line to board. This season, the locomotive has had to run ahead of the train to stay in the clear while it was ... (more)
Assisting PM #1225 is GLC #397, on the south end, for the return to Owosso.
SRI's North Pole Express speeds thru snow flurries. The true spirit of Christmas lies in your heart.
PM 1225 cuts through the fog leading the North Pole Express.
Heavy fog in the early morning greatly limited visibility on this Sunday morning. Here, Pere Marquette 1225 passes a bare tree just outside of Owosso.
The Steam Railroading Institute's Pere Marquette 1225 thunders past King Road between Carland and Owosso.
The Connecticut Valley Railroad, also known as the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat runs a number of Christmas trains each season. On weekends during the season, the railroad is running trains for mo... (more)
This particular December visit offered cloudy mornings & sunny afternoons....usually it's the other way around, but given the routing of the North Pole Express, it works out well.
The annual runs of the "North Pole Express" in 2018 featured an extra coach, putting the entire consist across the main highway by the Steam Railroading Institute, requiring a couple ext... (more)
#1225 puts on the show its known for heading up to "The North Pole". Being the basis for the film "The Polar Express", it draws people from far & wide at the end of every year... (more)
On the day after Christmas, 2017, a Valley Railroad North Pole Express heads northbound past a frozen Pratt Cove in Deep River, CT with a sold-out trainload of families on their way to the North P... (more)
CRC/LM&M GP7 55 takes a breather between runs of the Lebabon Mason & Monroe Railroad's North Pole Express at the depot in downtown Lebanon, Ohio on a beautiful and unseasonably warm afternoon.
#40 chugs through the first snow of this winter with a train full of families going to see the Big guy at the North Pole.