Welcome to Lake Superior  & Mississippi Railroad

DULUTH'S FIRST RAILS !


 

RIDE WITH US NEXT YEAR, IT'S FUN !!!

2014 WAS A FANTASTIC SEASON.

PLENTY OF SUNSHINE, WILDLIFE AND SCENERY.

THANK YOU ALL FOR THIS GREAT SUCCESS. 
YOUR SUPPORT IS MUCH APPRECIATED.  !!!!


JOIN US IN 2015 FOR A RELAXING EXCURSION ALONG THE ST LOUIS RIVER

IT'S GREAT FAMILY FUN !


 

WE'RE ALL VOLUNTEERS  !!!!!!!


Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad is looking for new volunteers:

ENGINEERS - CONDUCTORS - FIREMAN - TRACK WORK

No previous railroad experience is necessary !  Training for all positions is provided.

PLENTY OF VOLUNTEEER POSITIONS ARE AVAILABLE FOR FRIENDS & FAMILIES.
SEE THE LIST BELOW:

PR & Marketing

Train / Coach Readiness

Track Inspection / Build / Repair

Photography, Engine Repair, Painting, Carpentry, Coach Cleaning, General Maintenance, Electrical Needs, Sales, Recruitment, & MORE !!

Recertification and New Training Classes to be held for Firemen, Conductors, and Engineers

"JOIN UP"

--- WE NEED NEW VOLUNTEERS AND NEW IDEAS

Check the "VOLUNTEER" page on this web-site for details on how to become a volunteer.

 

IT'S FUN.  WE ALL ENJOY IT


 

The LSMRR, as an all-volunteer operation, provides unique opportunities for individuals to become involved with the preservation, restoration and operation of our railroad.  
All skills are needed. Training for all LSMRR positions is provided .  

**This is a great way to spend time with others who have an interest in railroading.**


Please check out the "Volunteer" page for positions needed.
 Contact us at Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad  (link at bottom of page) or call 218-624-7549 to inquire about volunteer opportunities. 


2015 Schedule:

  • The LSMRR tourist train departs every Saturday & Sunday at 10:30 am & 1:30 pm for a 1 hour & 40 minute ride along the St. Louis River.
  • The season runs from mid-June, to mid-Octobeer, 2015.
  • The ride departs from the ticket office on Grand Ave across from the Lake Superior Zoo (behind the Little Store).
  • No reservations necessary, however, group tickets may be purchased in advance. (See Scheduel/Fare/Charter page)
  • Group charters are available by reservation only.  (See Schedule/Fare/Charter page)


Historic Route:  The ride follows the last six miles of the 1870’s track of the first train into Duluth,, the original Lake Superior & Mississippi.


Natural Setting:  The train traces the St Louis River providing excellent viewing of nature & wildlife.

  • Wildlife abounds – Bald Eagles, Great Blue Herons, Turkey Vultures, Loons, Swans, Geese & Ducks with their young are common sights along with deer, fox & various other animals.
  • The train crosses Mud Lake Causeway with water on both sides of the track.
  • The fully narrated trip tells the rich history along the river.


Antique Equipment:  Vintage equipment includes---

  • two 1912 passenger coaches, both 100 years old this year-2012 !
  • a 1946 engine
  • an open-air Safari Car.

Join Us For A Great Ride !!
 

Upcoming Events

 

THE LS&M HAS COMPLETED THE 2014 SEASON


2015 RIDES ARE JUST "AROUND THE CORNER" !                     


Plan ahead. Take your rides. Enjoy the fun next summer.       

 Charters will be available on request.             


FARES:

ADULT - $13.50

CHILD -  $ 8.00

AGE 3 YRS AND UNDER RIDE FREE !


ENJOY THE DAY

       RIDE THE RAILS !!!!


Call 218-624-7549 for information.



 

               

 



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