1998 Speeder Excursion from Ishpeming to Baraga

On the weekend of July 18th and 19th, 1998, North Central Railcars (NCR) ran motor car excursions out of Euclid Yard in Ishpeming, which is in Michiganís beautiful Upper Peninsula. On Saturday, we traveled to Baraga over LS&I and WC trackage. Here's a link to the full excursion report.

Getting all the cars on the rails at Euclid Yard in Ishpeming.

Here is my Illinois Central M9 is front of the ex-Chicago & Northwestern passenger depot in Euclid Yard.

West of Humboldt Junction on DSS&A rails.

Stopping for a break at Champion.

Riding by Lake Michigamme.

Nestoria is still a junction!

We cruise through Summit. 

The 10-mile hill from Summit down to L'anse. 

The lineup at Baraga, 50 miles out of Euclid Yard.

Me at Baraga in my DSS&A T-Shirt.

Approaching Humboldt Junction on the way back to Euclid Yard.

West of Ishpeming Steel.

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