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The very quaint Mount Tremblant Village and CP Rail Gare du Mont-Tremblant mile 70.7 Ste. Agathe Subdivision


Serviced six times per week by CP Rail passenger trains #164 (Tue Thur) #167 (M W F) & #172 (Sun) with Dayliners ( Budd Cars)


 At this time CP Rail  freight service was as needed, power typically either MLW RS10 and / or  RS18


 Last VIA Rail Passenger service: Nov 1981


 The CP Rail Ste. Agathe Subdivision from Ste. Agathe mile 44.4 northward officially abandoned December 1989 ( Ste Therese mile zero ) 
 

 from the porch of the (wood framed 3 storey) Mont-Tremblant Hotel December 1976 Ektachrome by S.Danko


 what's interesting


 in front of the Gare du Mont-Tremblant and across the main track is  Lac Mercier 


  today the Mount Tremblant station is the tourist kiosk Place de la Gare  ( google it )
 

 More Ste. Agathe subdivision stations: 


   St Jovite     


   St Faustin     


   La Belle    


sdfourty
Copyright Notice: This image ©sdfourty all rights reserved.



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The very quaint Mount Tremblant Village and CP Rail Gare du Mont-Tremblant mile 70.7 Ste. Agathe Subdivision

Serviced six times per week by CP Rail passenger trains #164 (Tue Thur) #167 (M W F) & #172 (Sun) with Dayliners ( Budd Cars)

At this time CP Rail freight service was as needed, power typically either MLW RS10 and / or RS18

Last VIA Rail Passenger service: Nov 1981

The CP Rail Ste. Agathe Subdivision from Ste. Agathe mile 44.4 northward officially abandoned December 1989 ( Ste Therese mile zero )

from the porch of the (wood framed 3 storey) Mont-Tremblant Hotel December 1976 Ektachrome by S.Danko

what's interesting

in front of the Gare du Mont-Tremblant and across the main track is Lac Mercier

today the Mount Tremblant station is the tourist kiosk Place de la Gare ( google it )

More Ste. Agathe subdivision stations:

St Jovite

St Faustin

La Belle

sdfourty

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Date: 12/xx/1976 (search)
Railway: Canadian Pacific (search)
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Subdivision/SNS: Mount Tremblant (search)
City/Town: Mount Tremblant (search)
Province: Quebec (search)
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4 Comments
  1. Brings back great memories of “la petite train du nord “.
    I was fortunate enough to ride behind the last nb steam powered ski train on New Years Eve , Dec 31, 1959.
    Love to see more – great picture !

  2. Keep ‘em coming!

  3. Amazing scene. Dems was da days.

  4. Oh what a great scene !!!

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