Return to Dalton: Watching Trains While Social Distancing

DALTON, Ga. — In this crazy in which we live, one constant remains: Railfanning. And, it can be a safe activity to undertake with today’s COVID-19-inspired restrictions.

The North Georgia community of Dalton is an underrated place to watch trains. A Norfolk Southern and a CSX line cross in the heart of the city, and dozens of trains pass through the town every day.

The community has embraced the opportunity to watch trains, and the best vantage point may by the 1914 Southern Railway Depot downtown.

Todd DeFeo
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Todd DeFeo loves to travel anywhere, anytime, taking pictures and notes. An award-winning reporter, Todd revels in the experience and the fact that every place has a story to tell. He is owner of The DeFeo Groupe and also edits Express Telegraph and The Travel Trolley.