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: The Nevada Northern Railway Foundation is the trustee of this independent 501c3 non-profit  National Historic Landmark.

LEADERSHIP: Mark Bassett, President

Press Resources


You Deserve a Great Vacation

How to Get to Ely, NV

Short Videos about the Railroad

"Be the Engineer" Experience

Membership Information

Volunteering Here

Selected published news articles about the Railway

"At the Throttle" - A series of articles by Mark Bassett, Executive Director

Club/Charter/Event/Party Information

Nevada Northern Railway as a Movie Location

When mentioning the Nevada Northern Railway in an article, please refer to our official web site, http://www.nnry.com.   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