New Track for KUMR

New Track for KUMR

Record Numbers for Railway Bulletin article written for the Bulletin by Carolyn Grant It was another good year on the Kimberley Underground Mining Railway, as rider numbers rose by nine per cent. Society President Mick Henningson says 9880 people (and 75 dogs) rode...
Resounding Opera Underground

Resounding Opera Underground

Article from The Bulletin – Kimberley Opera Underground was presented in five parts to a very appreciative audience. Part one occurred before the train carrying the audience even entered the tunnel.? The train was stopped across the Mark Creek Valley from the...
KUMR and RCR Partnering

KUMR and RCR Partnering

KUMR President Mick Henningson gives a big thank you to RCR Manager Ted Funston for their Summit Fund donation which partially funded the new sidewalk that leads to the Northstar Schoolhouse and to the Orpheum Theatre. The new sidewalk makes these buildings more...
Trip Advisor Award of Excellence

Trip Advisor Award of Excellence

Volunteer Clarence Uhll , engineer Brent Patterson, and commentator Jeni Jenks show off the Award of Excellence we received from TripAdvisor. We are so grateful to our wonderful volunteers, and great staff and the amazing riders who take the time to write a review for...
University of Calgary Geology Students visit KUMR

University of Calgary Geology Students visit KUMR

President Mick Henningson and volunteer, Mike Hayes hosted this great group of geology students from University of Calgary and their Instructor, Dr. Jennifer Cuthbertson on a walking tour of the Underground Interpretive Centre and the Sullivan Mine Powerhouse on...
2014 AGM Meeting

2014 AGM Meeting

Photo Caption: Board Members: President, Mick Henningson, Secretary, Esther Jacobson, Safety, Tom Martin, Station Manager, Desiree McKay, PR, Sharon Henry, Vice? President, Dan Jarrett Sullivan Mine & Railway Historical Society President’s 2013 Annual...