A nice way to celebrate National Train Day was the arrival of 261 in Duluth.
A rare passenger extra on private ore hauling road LTV Steel Mining Company rolls past a stopped empty ore train. The passenger train was operated for mining engineers but seats in the first car w... (more)
Freshly painted SD9 6107 leads a special passenger train at Iron River on BN's Ashland branch. This train operated for the Arrowhead Civic Club and underprivileged children from Duluth. It is like... (more)
Milwaukee Road 261 makes for a fine sight (no diesel behind) as it rolls across a former Soo Line bridge south of Superior. This locomotive will run across these tracks again this May on its first... (more)
Fresh from its restoration, Soo 2500A leads a passenger train east along the former DSS&A mainline on a beautiful fall day.
Paying first class to ride in the Milwaukee Road Skytop Cedar Rapids over the former LTVSMC dock at Taconite Harbor in 2002 was worth every penny. The sun came out and illuminated the shuttered do... (more)
Amtrak heritage unit 156 leads a fall color excursion back to St. Paul afther having run up BNSF's Hinckley Subdivision between the Twin Cities and Twin Ports.
A special Grand Trunk Corporation/Milwaukee Road inspection train heads towards Chicago and the in process rolls past a BN SD9 switching cars in a former NP yard. A new connection for unit coal tr... (more)
Leased from NREX but wearing NSM colors, 5482 leads a special passenger train operated to the Milepost 7 tailings disposal basin as part of the annual "Bay Days" celebration in neighboring Silver ... (more)
A pair for ex-GN GP9Ms lead the annual Arrowhead Civic Club passenger extra east from Duluth to Iron River, Wisconsin over NP's former line to Ashland.
Passenger extra heads north to Babbitt for an employee picnic.
Milwaukee Road 261 departs Duluth on Sunday for Minneapolis.
Milwaukee Road 261 slowly crosses over from the eastbound to the westbound in Duluth.
Two freshly repainted EJ&E SD38s lead an inspection train into Proctor with the Missabe's business car Northland and support combine W-24.