Description: Hoxie,Ark. it lays at the north/South BNSF (Thayer Sub), formerly Frisco (Memphis Springfield, Mo line) there former MoPac runs east and west (NLR to Walnut Ridge,Ar.). used to have a lot of traffic and it was very interesting as the diamons are at grade there. Now UP runs one way, Northbound
While in Branson, be sure to ride the Branson tourist train: www.bransontrain.com/ You can also stop at the excellent hobby shop, TPA Hobby Center. The model railroad club is next door and often open for visitors.
Also, the Boone County Historical museum in Harrison, Ark. has a fantastic section on the local railroads. It’s a hands-on museum where you can flip through pictures, files, etc. http://www.bchrs.org/
While chasing, swing by Eureka Springs, AR for a ride on the dinner train. http://www.esnarailway.com/