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Kimberley Underground Mining Railway

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...

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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...

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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 Report February...

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Why we don’t run in the Winter

More than 2 feet of snow already and temperatures of -30 are just a couple of the reasons why we don't run in the winter! Our mascot, Kimo, would be happy to ride the train in any season - he especially loves winter, but fortunately, he doesn't get a vote! See you in...

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Platz to Peak Tours 2013

Our last daily run was Labour Day. Monday September 2. However, we are going to be open Sept 7 & 8. Our last Saturday will coincide with the Kimberley First Saturday event. To celebrate that day, we will be working with the Kimberley Alpine Resort to do Platz to Peak...

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Colorado Mountain Tour Two

We were thrilled that Alex Yampolsky brought his second tour group for a visit.? It was quite a trip for these Russian born visitors who are now residing in New York. They flew from New York to Seattle, then boarded a bus and headed for Victoria, Vancouver, Edmonton,...

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A Visit from TV5 in the Philippines

We had some wonderful visitors this Wednesday: Rochelle Hilario, Marketing and Communications Manager for Philex Mining, Cristina Stohner Tan, Head, Business Development News & Information, TV5, and a filming and production crew from TV5 in the Philippines. They have...

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July First Saturday

It was a beautiful, sunny day, and with Clarence Uhll providing the music and wonderful guests, some from as far away as Edmonton, Arizona and Australia, it was a day to remember! Many of our guests started the day with a pancake breakfast in the Platzl before heading...

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2013 Now Open Daily

We are now open daily with mining tours at 11:00. 1:00 and 3:00. Come ride the train. The Resort Express train will leave the Station at 10:00 a.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Holiday Mondays. It is especially for those who just like to ride the train and takes...

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