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NEW: 2015 Calendar, 'Cascadian' observation car and MILW baggage car, used on GN's Fast Mail, in stock!
GNRHS 2014 Convention a resounding success!
The 2014 GNRHS Convention was held at Helena, Montana from Saturday, July 12th to Wednesday, July 16th. A great time was had by all. Please check out Lindsay Korst's Helena Convention Report on his gngoat.org website, to relive it all again, or to get an idea of what our great conventions have to offer.
Our next convention will be held in the Twin Cities July 18-22, 2015 at the Ramada Plaza in Minneapolis, MN. Join us there! For more info check back here or in the Goat magazine in March 2015.
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The Great Northern Goat Magazine is published quarterly in March, June, September
Hustle Muscle starred at the return of Amtrak to SPUD
Wednesday May 10th, National Train Day, marked the official celebration of Amtrak returning passenger service to St. Paul Union Depot.
The GNRHS and the Minnesota Transportation Museum were present with a train featuring our Great Northern SD-45 #400 "Hustle Muscle" and MTM's Great Northern coach 1213.
For photos click here.
Hustle Muscle visits Albertville, MN for a BNSF Employee Picnic
On August 23, 2012, GNRHS-owned SD45 GN 400 'Hustle Muscle', visited Albertville, MN for the BNSF Employees Picnic held there. Please visit the Hustle Muscle page for more information and photos.
Hustle Muscle normally resides at the Minnesota Transportation Museum Jackson Street Roundhouse in St. Paul, MN where she's on display and being used to give caboose rides. Please check with the museum for times and availability.