Welcome to Lake Superior  & Mississippi Railroad

DULUTH'S FIRST RAILS !


 

RIDE WITH US! : Enjoy the majestic beauty of the
St. Louis River Corridor in West Duluth.

   A unique, one-of-a-kind railroad experience!!



IT'S GREAT FAMILY FUN !
 


The Lake Superior & Mississippi Railroad, as an all-volunteer operation, provides unique oportunities for individuals to become involved with the preservation, restoration and operation of our railroad.


--- WE NEED NEW VOLUNTEERS AND NEW IDEAS

 Training for 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 lsmrr46@hotmail.com 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 June 13, 2015 through October 11, 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

 

2015 RIDES:  
Saturdays & Sundays
Next ride - July 4 & 5            


JOIN US.  IT'S FUN
   

SEASON DATES:
Now through October 11, 2015

Charters available upon 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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