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

☆ 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

Bubbles in the Breeze Wrap-Up

From Tim Parnell,   I would like to thank everyone who helped make yesterday’s ride such a successful event. Once again we overcame obstacles to show its hard to stop the train. It was a great day for our group the community and a lot of happy children. Especially a little girl with autism named Mack who as she went to Read More

July 4th Celebration!

On our nation’s birthday, we will be in Parkton, NC to join in the celebration! We will be offering motorcar rides to the general public free of charge from 10 AM until 2  PM Friday, weather permitting. Come on out and take a ride with us,  look for our tent  down town at the tracks or just stop by and 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