Location: Goose Lake, MI

Goose Lake MI railroadsGoose Lake was a station stop on the Chicago & North Western railroad about six miles southeast of downtown Negaunee in Marquette County. The station was established about 1878. [MPN]

Over the years, Goose Lake was a photo spot for many photographers because of the beautiful lake, nearby hills, and the railroad which split the lake in two with its elevated right of way.

Photo Info/Credit: Top, a C&NW passenger train coming through Goose Lake in 1898. The train appears to be waiting on a passing siding.