Nashville, TN Area Railfan Spots

This is by no means a complete list, but the ones I’ve found that I like so far. I’ll add others as I find them.

Here’s a link to the CSX Nashville Division Facebook Group

Amqui, TN – This is the location where CSX’s Mainline and Henderson Sub Meet – Nesbitt Lane, Amqui, TN,-86.7113155,17z

National Cemetery, Gallatin Pike South, Madison, TN – CSX runs through the Cemetery,-86.7228383,17z

CR Drawbridge, 2nd Street – Downtown Nashville – Best shots are of Southbounds as they’re coming toward you at this point. No public access to the other side of the drawbridge.,-86.7811637,17.25z

Fogg Street, Downtown Nashville – Nice spot, but be aware that the Salvation Army shelter is close to here so I don’t suggest railfanning after dark without friends.,-86.7787776,18z

Tennessee Central Railway Museum, Hermitage Ave, Nashville, TN – Their Website is:,-86.7547301,650m/data=!3m1!1e3

Bridge Overpass north end of Radnor Yard, Melrose Avenue, Nashville – Safe walkways on both sides of the bridge. Southbound side views the yard. Some powerlines in the way, but not too bad.,-86.7521476,14.75z

Bridge Overpass South end of Radnor Yard, Harding Place, Nashville – Walkway on North side of Bridge looks back north into the yard. You can photograph the hump yard activities here.,-86.75991,141m/data=!3m1!1e3

Franklin Pike Circle, Nashville, TN – Nice spot to catch trains entering and leaving the south end of Radnor Yard,-86.772318,671m/data=!3m1!1e3