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Train Excursions at Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad in Spooner, WI

Train Excursions at Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad in  Spooner, WI Tour a seven-mile stretch of the old Chicago & North Western track between Spooner and Trego, laid more than 100 years ago. A historical excursion ride with special events aboard beautifully rebuilt cars and locomotives from the "Golden Era of Passenger Travel." Everyone involved with the Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad is deeply interested in the preservation of...

Train Excursions at Railroad Memories Museum in Spooner, WI

Train Excursions at Railroad Memories Museum in  Spooner, WI No operating train ride, but the old OMAHA/CNW depot houses a fascinating, extensive collection dedicated to Spooner's railroad heritage and railroading worldwide. The Railroad Memories Museum began with the collection of the former Railroad Memories Bar in downtown Spooner and has expanded greatly since 1990. Eight rooms filled with vintage railroad items, tools, art,...

Train Excursions at Rusk County Rail Museum in Ladysmith, WI

Train Excursions at Rusk County Rail Museum in  Ladysmith, WI This new rail museum opened in the fall of 1998 is a faithful reproduction of an early 1900's Soo Line depot. Located on the Rusk County fair grounds in Ladysmith Wisconsin, Behind and to the left is the Gates county court house and right is the "Red school house". The grounds are a popular event location. The County Fair is held the second weekend in August, but outside...

Train Excursions at Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway in Osceola, WI

Train Excursions at Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway in Osceola, WI Begin your vintage rail experience by purchasing a ticket in the fully-restored, 1916 SOO Line depot at Osceola, WI. The 11am and 2:30pm trips take you on a 20-mile journey along the sandstone bluffs of the St. Croix River, crossing into Minnesota on the Cedar Bend Draw Bridge, for a round trip to Marine on St. Croix and back. The 1pm 10-mile round trip takes you through...