The WRRR is located in deep east Texas near Nacogdoches. It features 4,500 feet of bi-directional mainline with 9 towns with passing sidings and 2,000 feet of yard and siding track. Grades approach 2.5% with a minimum radius of 50 feet. Safety chains are required and brakes are highly recommended. Loading/Unloading accomplished with 14’ transfer table with a maximum height of 6’ and a minimum of 19”.
The primary yard has 4 – 100’ double ended tracks and a run-around track to the loading area. Trinity Industrial has 3 – 50’ tracks.
RV – 4-30 amp and camper 3-20 amp receptacles. A Capture/Release signal system is used to control access to bidirectional track.
Windy Ridge is a Drug & Alcohol Free Railroad. Smoking is restricted in all enclosed areas unless you are a steam engine, then it’s OK.
The crew at WRRR has been working hard since the last meet to fine tune the railroad. Attoyac Yard now has a turning “Y”, the troublesome “S” curve by the barn is gone and the signal system has been updated for dependability.
WRRR has 9 town with at least 2 stub sidings that can be used to park “out of service” equipment. WRRR has a total of 20 Locomotive parking spots with power to recharge electric equipment. Trinity industries and Bonita Industrial Park provides parking for non-electric equipment.