North Shore Scenic Railroad Videos

Below are just a few of thousands of videos that can be found online featuring the North Shore Scenic Railroad and its equipment throughout many years of service. Enjoy these videos, and feel free to share with us if you find any other good ones! Visit our youtube channel here!

DAY OUT WITH THOMAS PRESS CONFERENCE: APRIL, 2024 – Sir Topham Hatt gets the Key to the City of Two Harbors at this Press Conference, held April 11, 2024 at the Two Harbors City Hall, with Mayor Lew Conner.

RAILROAD MUSEUM B-ROLL – This is general video of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum available for download. There is no audio on this clip.

MAYOR CALLS IN – The Mayor of Duluth, Emily Larson, calls in to each and every excursion to greet guests on the train.

STEAM TRAIN – This shows video of the last operating day of Soo Line locomotive #2719, currently on display in the Lake Superior Railroad Museum in Duluth.

GENERAL VIDEO – This is general video of the North Shore Scenic Railroad, downloadable for promotional, educational, or media use. No credit required, or use “North Shore Scenic Railroad File Video.” These are general shots of conductors, crew, and trains operating on the line. Natural sound is limited intentionally, but some clips have volume sound.

TIMELAPSE – this is a view from the engineer’s seat, sped up 64x’s the normal speed the train operations. This is video of the Duluth Zephyr, standard 75 minute trip, accelerated to a 1-min video.

Sky View Domecar – This is B-roll, with no audio of the soon-to-arrive full domecar #551 “SkyView”

TV COMMERCIAL – This is a general-video commercial for the North Shore Scenic Railroad that intentionally does not promote an individual event, and instead the railroad as a whole.

ON MAY 10TH, 2019 – Was a big day in the railroading world, marking 150 years since the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad, and also the start of the 30th anniversary of the North Shore Scenic Railroad