The final train of the season to Two Harbors returns to Duluth behind Hustle Muscle as sun fights with clouds. The passengers on the sold-out North Shore Scenic Railroad train enjoyed a nice sampl... (more)
After a tour to the Iron Range and back and then up to Two Harbors the Lexington Group has arrived back at Duluth passing under the Fitgers Brewery complex along the shore of Lake Superior as they... (more)
A passenger / inspection train being operated for the Lexington Group heads north out of Duluth, MN and in doing so passes under the Fitgers Brewery which is situated along the shore of Lake Super... (more)
An ex KCS unit slowly heads east at the steel mill access-road crossing on the former EJ&E Lakefront Line. Son Mike checks it out after using up a few digital megapixels.
Where Rail Meets Sail! Erie #4211 is no stranger to the shipping industry, having hauled hundreds of thousands of tons of ore to the dock at Taconite Harbor over the years. Now retired, she sits b... (more)
Dan Mackey stokes the fire as we work our way north to Two Harbors. SOO 2719 turned its last wheel under steam on September 14th, as the 15 year federal inspection is due. Currently there's no f... (more)
Soo 2719 dressed up as DM&IR pacific 403 for a photo charter. The headlight is off of DM&IR 2-8-0 332 (D&NE 28 in the museum's collection).
A sharp looking GN passenger train lead by a rare restored NW-5 was assembled for a railfan weekend sponsored by the Lake Superior Railroad Museum in Duluth, coordinated by Steve Glischinski.
Earlier in 2012 the North Shore Scenic Railroad moved a number of DEEX coal sets into storage. One such move is shown here breaking through fresh snow along the north shore of Lake Superior. The r... (more)
Come visit the North Shore Scenic Railroad! At the NSSR there is a very diverse group of volunteers. From L-R: Engineer Jon is a recently retired Air Traffic Controller who now spends some of his ... (more)
Y150 pulls down the Lakefront to begin placing the loads away at E. 55 Street. With the economy in the hole, there hasn't been a N891 coal train for the power plant in the last month.
Special GN "mixed" train heads across the Knife River along Lake Superior as part of the Lake Superior RR Museum's Railfan Weekend.
Special GN "mixed" train heads along Lake Superior as part of the Lake Superior RR Museum's Railfan Weekend.