Sunday, June 26, 2016

Why I Railfan

I railfan for many reasons:

1.  Have an excuse to be outside
2. Explore, visit new towns and learn about history of new towns
3. Public policy and regional planning interest.  Whenever I watch an intermodal train roll by, I  wonder: What is in those containers?  Where were the products made?  Who made them?
4. Surprises.  I love watching trains go, watching for messages from people I don't know, like this one: