Exciting Announcement:

Wheatland Rail in conjunction with Great Sandhills Railway Ltd. are happy to introduce the Wheatland Express Excursion Train. To find out information about the project, future excursions, or purchase tickets, please check out the newly published webpage: www.wheatlandexpress.ca

The Opening Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting are scheduled for Saturday June 2, 2018 at 3:30p.m. at the Cudworth Heritage Museum. Please join us!

Meet Spike! Our newly named Safety Dog.

Monthly Newsletter

January 2018

Our first passenger car has been purchased – The Lake Erie. It will soon be on its way to the Cudworth Sub.

Safety Train

The Safety Train was created to provide education about railway safety. We are looking forward to instructing the public on railway safety with the many different educational tools available to us.

Railway News

The first producer cars at Cudworth for the shipping season have been loaded. Recently we were able to mark the repair work of 112 CN Rail cars as completed. Now we are beginning to repair of 56 G3 Canada rail cars.

Storage cars have been reduced to 424 in the month of October. We expect the number to decline another 160 rail cars for November.

Question of the Month: What was the name of the famous luxury train of the 1930, 1940, and 1950's?


Answer: "The Chief" by the Santa Fe. It was regularly scheduled to run from Los Angeles to Chicago.

Later "Super Chief" was added to the fleet, becoming the standard for the Santa Fe.