Soo 2500 leads a photo freight on the North Shore Scenic Railroad in East Duluth, MN.
FP7 Demo SOO 2500 leads a ore train back to Duluth, MN on a special photo shoot during the 2015 Lake Superior Railroad Museums Railfan Weekend. Special thanks goes to Steve Glischinski and... (more)
After a lengthy process to hook up, test the train and break it free from the snow, the engineer throttles up and begins the trip back to Duluth with 104 empty coal cars for the BNSF to put back ... (more)
A North Shore Scenic Railroad private excursion heads up the coast between Duluth, MN and Two Harbors, MN pulling two former Missabe coaches across the Little Sucker river bridge on a warm summer ... (more)
SOO 2719 charges towards Two Harbors with it's train in tow.
Fresh from a 2 year hiatus, and with new wheels, the DMIR #193 leads sister #316 along their old stomping ground to move some coal cars around so "the deer aren't trapped". That is a direct quote ... (more)
With a storm fast approaching, former Missabe #316 gets ready to pull up the sag at Palmers.
Soo 2719 is seen doing track speed as it races through Palmers with its small train in tow. Video I took can be seen here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=by3Au5lAI1E
While all the other railfan were settling for posed shots, I did the exact opposite and went for the off the beaten path shot, so to speak. RP contributor Dan Mackey throttles up to deliver railfa... (more)
This photo sums up, for me, why the preservation of steam railroading is important. This is Soo Line 2719 pulling a special train for the NRHS Convention on the North Shore Scenic Railroad, and i... (more)
With taconite production pretty much completely haulted in Minnesota... this is about the best DMIR action you can get these days.
An empty coal train heading for storage on the North Shore Scenic heads through the snow with Soo GP30 700 and DM&IR SD18 193, both from the Lake Superior RR Museum collection. This is a rare wint... (more)