Alberni Pacific Railway worker Dave Taberner accompanies Santa to the back of the train on the first return run of the Santa Train

All aboard the Santa train

Santa made a special visit to McLean Mill this weekend.


Kalab Niamath, left, and his brother Liam have a serious discussion with Santa Claus aboard the noon run of the annual Santa Train, Saturday. Santa spent time with every child and youth on the train for several runs on Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday he had a special helper, Mrs. Claus, who usually flies flags for the Flag Lady, just past the Johnston Road crossing, in December.