The St. Croix Railroad (SCRR) was founded in 1971 and is incorporated as a non-profit organization by the State of Minnesota. The organization is financed by member dues and donations, as well as by public donations. Donations may be tax deductible as determined by the IRS under section 501(c)(3).
These scale track gauges approximate to the following scales for a standard track gauge (4' 8.5") locomotive:
The membership numbers several hundred men and women coming from all walks of life, ranging in age from under 8 to over 80. Many of the members live in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area and Wisconsin, however the membership ranges throughout the United States including the Dakotas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Pennsylvania, California and outside the USA - Manitoba, Canada and beyond.
Members are expected, wherever possible, to attend some work days throughout the year to help maintain the grounds and facilities - the more the better.
The corporation is managed by a board of directors including a President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer some other directors - typically numbering six to twelve in total, is elected by the membership at an annual meeting in the Fall.
If you are interested in more information about the St. Croix Railroad, send email to: Our phone number rings at the track site; you may leave a message, we try to check it regularly. Alternatively you may write to us at:
St. Croix Railroad
P.O. Box 11527
St. Paul, MN 55111