Author: Stephen Balkum

From the SWLS Board

During this bizarre time as the world wrestles with the spread of the coronavirus, we hope you are well and taking appropriate precautions. As you might expect, the SWLS schedule for this year is going to see some adjustments. The

Windy Ridge Railroad

New to the SWLS Schedule in 2015, we head to the Piney Woods of East Texas.

Ables Springs & North Texas

The AS&NT outside Dallas regularly hosts the Fall Meet in early October.

Annetta Valley & Western Railroad

One of the original SWLS tracks, the AV&WRR is west of Ft. Worth.

Boggy Bottom Railroad

Take a trip just north of the Red River to visit the Boggy Bottom Railroad.

Cypress Creek & Southern

The CC&S is the home of the Houston Area Live Steamers which jointly hosts several annual meets with SWLS.

Dublin & Rio Grande

Another stalwart of the SWLS, the Leatherwood family continues operations on the D&RG.

Ruptured Duck & Dafler Railroad

Located in the San Antonio area, the RD&D is the southern most trip.

Southwestern Railroad

Logo of the Southwestern Railroad

Brent Courtney’s Southwestern Railroad is located in Magnolia, Texas, near Houston.

Tumbleweed & Dry Gulch

Head to the clear views of west Texas and the TW&DG.