If you like trains, this is the place to visit. Very nice platform with fans, free wi-fi, picnic tables and grills, and bathrooms. People in Folkston are friendly. Cute shops, and a couple of good restaurants close by.
I have been to many locations across the United States to watch trains and I have found that Folkston is hands down the best legal place to get good close up and fast action. If you spend a weekend in Folkston you will see dozens of trains during your stay. I highly recommend this place to railfans!
If you are a railfan this is a must see stop. Great location on the CSX double track main line. 99% of all the trains that come into and leave Florida daily have to go through Folkston. And be sure and stop at Whistlin' Dixie while in Folkston.
If you LOVE watching trains this is the spot to come to in the Southeast. ALL trains going in and out of NE Florida come through this location. Amtrak comes through 6 times a day, along with an abundant amount of freight, coal and auto trains daily. People some from all over the country to watch trains here. There is... 更多
If you are a railfan ... put this place on your list of "Must Visits". Lots of CSX activity. Mixed consists, stacked intermodal freight. Best time to visit is 7:30 to 10 AM. Platform is open all day. Train radios broadcast on speaker system. Bring the kids.
If you’re into trains, this is the place to be. At least 50 go by on any given day. The town has built a viewing platform and installed WiFi. You can also listen in on the conductors’ chatter. Pack a lunch. There’s a barbecue and small picnic area. We’re not train buffs, but it’s pretty awesome to be ten feet... 更多
Oh so many trains. Perfect set up for the train enthusiast. Stay at the Okefenokee RV Park. You can watch the trains from your campsite.