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Ft Snelling

Fort Snelling


Year Opened 2004 # of Tracks 2
Platform Layout Island Platform
Park-n-Ride Yes Right of Way Private RoW
Points of Interest Fort Snelling: This was the original end of the line from Minneapolis before the Airport extension opened 6 months later. Fort Snelling is a military base right next to the MSP Airport. 

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msp-lr-FtSnelling-110104-01.jpg (47737 bytes)If you look carefully you will see the Ft. Snelling station as seen from a departing NW Airlines Flight (11/1/04) msp-lr-FtSnelling-120404-02.jpg (67979 bytes)Mall bound train entering the station. (12/4/04)
msp-lr-FtSnelling-120404-07.jpg (60223 bytes)A train ad wrapped for Blue Cross/Shield bound for the city entering the station. (12/4/04) msp-lr-FtSnelling-120404-08.jpg (65503 bytes)As seen from a NW flight, the Ft. Snelling area and the Light Rail Bridge. (12/4/04)
msp-lr-FtSnelling-120404-05.jpg (59889 bytes)Typical signage on the Hiawatha Line. (12/4/04) msp-lr-FtSnelling-120404-04.jpg (88180 bytes)Mall bound train crossing a bridge before entering Ft. Snelling. (12/4/04)


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