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Great Northern Related Websites
GN 1291 'St. Nicholas Mountain' - Ben Ringnalda
The restoration of one of Great Northern's Greatest Observation-Lounges!
Great Northern Motor Freight Division - Ben Ringnalda
The history of Great Northern's Great Falls, MT based trucking company.
Great Northern Railway Page - Lindsay Korst
Lindsay's extensive and interesting website on anything Great Northern.
The Great Northern Railway in BC's Fraser Valley - Neil Roughley
History of the Great Northern Railway in British Columbia.
Hill's Folly: James J. Hill and the Building of the Stone Arch Bridge - Ray Lowry
Ray Lowry's outstanding video about Minneapolis' Stone Arch Bridge
The Wellington Avalanche - Bob Kelly
Read all about the most devastating avalanche on the Great Northern.
West Kootenay Railways - Brian Stokes
Southern British Columbia railroads including the Great Northern.
Great Northern Railway - Montana Division - Kevin M.
A look at the history of the GN with an emphasis on northwest Montana
Great Northern Tech - Kevin Dellinger
"The Great Northern Railway and More!"
ERIX Railcar - Eric Hopp
Eric's website about his restoration of GN 'International' coach-diner #1146
Great Northern Railway Historical Society - GNRHS
Keeping the history of the Great Northern Railway alive!
The GNRHS can also be found on Facebook:
Great Northern Railway Historical Society
American Railway Caboose Historical Educational Society - ARCHES
Burlington Route Historical Society - BRHS
Friends of the Burlington Northern Railroad - FOBNR
Inland Empire Railway Historical Society - IERHS
Minnesota Historical Society - MNHS
A large collection of Great Northern records are kept here.
Northern Pacific Historical Association - NPRHA
Railroad Station Historical Society - RRSHS
Information on depots and an index of remaining railroad structures.
SP&S Railway Historical Society - SPSRHS
Stumptown Historical Society
Washington State Railroads Historical Society - WSRHS
Museums and Libraries
with GN collections
California State Railroad Museum - Sacramento, CA
Gopher State Railway Museum - New Prague, MN
Illinois Railway Museum - Union, IL
James J. Hill Reference Library - St. Paul, MN
Lake Superior Transportation Museum - Duluth, MN
Home of the 'William Crooks'
Mid Continent Railway & Museum- North Freedom, WI
Minnesota Transportation Museum - St. Paul, MN
Home of GN SD45 #400 'Hustle Muscle'
Museum of Transportation - St. Louis, MO
North Dakota State Railroad Museum - Mandan, ND
Northwest Railway Museum - Snoqualmie-North Bend, WA
Pueblo Railway Foundation - Pueblo, CO
Siouxland Historical Railroad Association, Sioux City, IA
Home of GN H-5 4-6-2 #1355
West Coast Railway Heritage Park - Squamish, B.C.
BN Online Motive Power Roster - Charles Biel
Includes many early BN photo's of engines still in Great Northern colors.
Castle Graphics - Jan Kohl
A great collection of railroad pictures including some nice ones on the GN.
Denver Public Library - Denver, CO
Collection of Otto Perry's Great Northern photographs.
Railroad Picture Archives - Robert Ulberg
A collection of railroad pictures taken primarily in the Pacific Northwest including many photos of Great Northern equipment still in use today.
Don's Rail Photos - Don Ross
A large collection of Great Northern photos and of many other railroads.
Fallen Flags and Other Railroad Photos - George Elwood
Extensive on-line library of photos of many railroads including the Great Northern.
FallnFlags - Don Hewitt
Color Photos of locomotives of the comprising pre Burlington Northern merger.
NorthWest Rail Pics - Darrell W. Sawyer
A collection of freight car images from western North America - includes Great Northern.
King County, WA Snapshots
King County, Washington, through 12,000 historical images carefully chosen from twelve organizations.
Cascade and Pacific Railway - Ray Wheeler
A layout tour of Ray's nice layout.
Dan's Great Northern HO layout - Dan Mitchell
Dan's beautiful Great Northern and logging layout.
GN Kalispell Division Layout - Don Strike
Nicely done Great Northern layout and Website
Great Northern Railway - Down Under - Gerry Hopkins
'Great Falls', a wonderful HO layout in Australia.
Puget Sound Model Railroad Engineers
Great club model railroad at the Washington State History Museum in Tacoma, WA
Ted's Great Northern Homepage - Ted Doyle
See Ted's O-scale layout, collected GN artwork and authored GN articles.
The Great Northern Pacific Railroad in O-scale - Michael Luczak
Michael Luczak's O-scale version of the great northwest railroads.
Trains - Tim Diez
See Tim's nice N-scale (GN) modeling.
Izaak Walton Inn - Essex, MT
Stay at this beautifully restored Great Northern crew hotel.
Iron Horse Inn Bed & Breakfast - South Cle Elum, WA
Stay in an original Great Northern caboose.
Railroad Park Resort - Dunsmuir, CA
Stay in an original caboose and visit a former GN caboose.
Ride the Empire Builder today!
Canadian Freight Cars - Ian Cranstone
Guide to Canadian Freight Cars and general items like AAR car codes and reporting marks.
Funnelfan - Ted Curphey
Railfan guides to the BNSF Funnel and GN Hi-Line.
Missouri Rail Group - Skykomish River
Enjoy former GN sleeper 'Skykomish River' on private railcar excursions throughout the States.
Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad - Spooner, WI
Historic train rides behind Great Northern painted engines!
RailroadData.Com Railroad Links Directory
Railroad links directory and search engine.
Your One-Stop Railroad Merchandise Shop!
The Twin Ports Railfan and Railroading Page - Kent Rengo
Showing views of the different railroads around Duluth, MN and Superior, WI.
Web Lurker's DOME.main
The website about dome cars.
Email Discussion Groups
Great Northern Goat at Yahoo Groups
Northern Pacific Tell Tale at Yahoo Groups
Burlington Northern List at Yahoo Groups
Spokane Railroad History at Yahoo Groups
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Links current as of May 1, 2006