- Restoration work progressing on Milwaukee Road Skytop ‘Cedar Rapids’
- Capitol Express
- October 2013
- 261 Test Runs
- First Steam Excursion in Four Years!
- Whitefish Limited
- 2012 Fall Colors
- 2012 Summer Get Away
- Milwaukee Night at Model Railroad Club
- 2012 Amtrak National Train Day
- Fall 2011 Newsletter
- 2011 Fall Colors
- An exclusive offer for members of the Friends of the 261!
- April Newsletter
- 2011 Amtrak National Train Day
- February 2011 Newsletter
- Seasons greeting from Friends of the 261!
- Windy City Excursion
- Fall Color Diesel Excursions
- National Model Railroad Association
- Windy City Express Trip #2
- Friends of the 261 purchase steam locomotive #261
- New Website Launched
- 261 pulls her Last trips
- 2008 BNSF Employee Appreciation Special
- 261 again double heads with CP 2816
- Grand Excursion
Enjoy One of Our Pre-Planned Excursions
Through-out the year, Friends of the 261 offers scenic excursions around the Mid-West and through-out the United States and Canada. Enjoy one of these custom excursions at your leisure. One ticket price takes care of your rail adventure, Join us for a wonderful time on the Rails!