Alpine Central Railroad
Joe Nichols Jr.
- 8915 Ridgemont Drive
- Atlanta, GA 30350
Saturday November 17, 2012 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
DirectionsSee It On The Map
Merge onto GA-400 N from I-285 toward CUMMING / DAHLONEGA (Portions toll back toward Atlanta). 5.4 miles
1: Take the NORTHRIDGE ROAD exit- EXIT 6- toward GA-9 / DUNWOODY PL. 0.2 miles
2: Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto NORTHRIDGE RD and cross GA-400 then straight through the next light. 0.5 miles
3: Turn RIGHT onto ROSWELL RD / GA-9. 0.7 miles
4: Turn LEFT into HUNTCLIFF at bottom of the hill. 0.2 miles
5: Turn RIGHT onto HUNTCLIFF TRACE at stop sign. 1.6 miles
6: Turn SHARP RIGHT onto RIVER LANDING WAYafter passing address 9316. <0.1 miles
7: Turn LEFT onto RIDGEMONT DR. <0.1 miles
8: End at 8915 Ridgemont Dr, Atlanta, GA 30350-1611, first house on the right.
Total Est. Time: 16 minutes Total Est. Distance: 9.13 miles
Layout at a Glance
The Alpine Central Railroad includes scratch built structures, locomotives and rolling stock, including several award-winning models. Narrow gauge steam locomotives and two "geese." Several locomotives are Tsunami sound-equipped.
|Size||27' x 20'|
|Prototype||Loosely based on the Denver, South Park & Pacific|
|Locale||From Como to Gunnison, CO|
|Trackwork||60% hand laid, narrow gauge and dual gauge turnouts, two three turn helixes|
|Scenery||Plaster over Styrofoam|
Updated: Sat Mar 30 07:02:05 2013