Railfanning Locations and Photo Galleries:

The state of Alabama offers many locations for railfanning. There are plenty more that I would like to provide some information on in the future! In the mean time, please choose from one of the following locations:

The Athens/Ardmore Area
The Atmore/Flomaton Area
The Greater Birmingham Area
The Hartselle/Cullman Area
The Decatur Area
The Gadsden/Guntersville Area
The Huntsville/Madison Area
The Mobile Area
Cities in the Nearby Area
Other Alabama Cities
The Florence/Sheffield/Muscle Shoals Area
The Stevenson/Bridgeport Area
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There are four Class I railroads operating in Alabama along with a host of shortline and industrial operations. You can also view the following photo galleries based on railroad, shortline or industrial operation or museums and displays:

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad
CSX Transportation
Static Displays or Stations
Canadian National/Illinois Central
Industrial Railroad Operations
Railroad Related Museums
Not Listed or Not Applicable
Norfolk Southern
Shortline Railroads
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Coming Soon!
View railfanning pages by railroad subdivision! This will helpful when you plan to concentrate on a particular area or stretch of track rather than a specific city. Look for this feature coming soon!


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