The Trains of Winter is a collection of winter time railroad footage that was shot in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Upper Michigan, and Ontario, Canada from 1989 to 1995. The weather conditions range from frigid sunshine to blizzards. Classic railroad action from: Duluth Missabe & Iron Range, Burlington Northern, LTV Steel Mining, Northshore Mining, Duluth Winnipeg & Pacific, Canadian National, Soo Line, Southern Pacific, Amtrak, Chicago & NorthWestern, Duluth & Northeastern, Wisconsin Central and the Nicolet Badger Northern.
Also included: Dakota Minnesota & Eastern, Green Bay & Western, Lake Superior & Ishpeming, Algoma Central, Escanaba & Lake Superior, Union Pacific, CP Rail and the Minnesota Dakota & Western. We see a variety of diesel power with models from EMD, GE, Alco and Baldwin.