Welcome to the Red Springs and Northern website, so glad you stopped by! This upcoming year promises to be one of our most productive yet. We have many projects on the burner this year, some new and some ongoing, everything from rebuilding rolling stock and machinery to doing tie replacement, brush cutting, and all Read More

The Fright Train Returns!

Hey everyone, it’s Fright Train Time in Parkton, NC!  The RS&N will be holding our annual Halloween Fright Train once again this year! Friday, October 24th and Saturday, October 25th 6:00PM till 10:00PM and Friday, October 31st and Saturday, November 1st 6:00PM till 10:00PM Trains will run approximately every 30 minutes and each trip will last about 20-25 minutes. Read More

☆ July 19th Work Day! ☆

Please click ‘Read More’ for the full details!    The RS&N has a workday scheduled for this coming Saturday, July 19th. We will meet in Lumber Bridge at the Croft Metal Plant right off of Hwy 71 and Croft Metal Rd at 10:00 AM. The plan is to go over ourtrack equipment that is stored there including Read More

Railfan Ride Report from Phil Gandy

Rail Fan rides yesterday were most successful!  After getting the A4 and A6 motorcars out of storage four rider cars were pulled from Stump Siding, the A6 leading the consist toward Main Street.  Our usual parking lot across Main Street was being used by motorcycle groups for a “Toy Run” for underprivileged children, so we Read More

RS&N in the News!

The Red Springs and Northern was featured in the local newspaper section Around Town, explaining what we do and why we do it You know us, we’re all big railcar enthusiasts over here.  A big thanks to Mrs. Becky Boney for scanning and submitting the article. It’s a worthy read, come check it out!     Read More