Railfanning Folkston Georgia

Folkston Georgia is located on US Highways 23 and 301 in southeast
Georgia approximately 6 to 10 miles north of the Florida state line, 40
miles north of Jacksonville Florida, 39 miles southwest of the Jessup
Georgia railfan platform.

The platform is located in downtown Folkston at 103 N. First St. and is
an extensive covered platform for viewing and photographing up to 60
trains a day on CSX'S double track mainline.

The platform is equipped with a scanner, electrical outlets, nighttime
lighting .

A great railfanning experience can be had for all.

For exact directions from your location
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For a map and full details from the City of Folkston Click here

Make sure to stay behind the fences when railfanning Folkston.

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A south bound freight roars thru Folkston
GA on its way to Florida on CSX'S heavily
traveled mainline thru the Folkston
Funnel past the railfan platform.
real good place to railfan from.

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The old Folkston Depot now a museum is located
just across the track from the Railfan platform.