Nevada Northern Railway
National Historic Landmark      Ely, NV

Nevada Northern Railway Pressroom

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Fast Facts

WHAT: Acclaimed by critics as the best preserved, most authentic, American short-line railroad in existence

WHERE: Ely, NV (elv. 6447ft). Approximately 250 miles north of Las Vegas in the mountains of Central Nevada

OWNERSHIP: White Pine County Historical Railroad Foundation and the City of Ely are the trustees of this 501c3 non-profit  National Historic Landmark.

LEADERSHIP: Mark Bassett, Executive Director

Press Resources

Selected published news articles about the Railway
"At the Throttle" - A series of articles by Mark Bassett, Executive Director

Video Clips

Photo Gallery

Membership Information

Volunteering Here

Club/Charter/Event/Party Information

Nevada Northern Railway as a Movie Location

Nevada Northern History, Art, and Culture

When mentioning the Nevada Northern Railway in an article, please refer to our official web site,   Here readers can find out more about the history of the railroad, the area it serves, and information about upcoming events including our unique "Be the Engineer" experience.

Official Press Releases from the Nevada Northern Railway

31 Jul 2013 Steptoe Valley Flyer
15 May 2013 Sunset and Stars Train
18 May 2013 Good Prospects on Saturday Geology Trains
01 May 2013 Mom's Ride Free on Mother's Day
30 Apr 2013 Wig Wag Signal on American Restoration
18 Sep 2006 Nevada Northern Railway Proclaimed National Historic Landmark