Few People Know About This Incredible Garden Railroad Right Here In South Carolina
Editor’s Note: The following garden railroad at Spartanburg Community College has been removed by the college. Visitors to the location cited below will no longer find this G scale model train garden.
Garden, or G scale, railroads are cropping up in various public places throughout the South and are becoming all the rage with the general public as we discover all the joys model rail enthusiasts have known all along. Most G scale train owners place their gardens in their own back yard, and for that reason they’re not open to the public. However, many people don’t realize there is an outdoor garden railroad that is open to the public in South Carolina and it’s pretty spectacular.
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The garden train at Spartanburg Community college runs Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. It’s located outside the library on the main campus. The main campus is located at 107 Community College Dr., Spartanburg, SC 29303.
For more railfanning activities in the Palmetto State, take a look at this train-themed road trip featuring a variety of train-oriented attractions to visit!
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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