La Grange, KY 40031 (population, 8,358 ) Page 2
GPS: N 38.40758, W 85.37885 Google map
Scanner: CSX 161.370 
Railroad: CSX Louisville Division, Louisville - Cincinnati Sub
Description: La Grange, KY is known to railfans for the "street running" of CSX on Main St. La Grange is one of
those charming little towns you find in the south. Once about every 1 or 2 hours, the town stops and lets CSX roll
Approximate # trains per 24 hours: 25
Photo opportunities: Street Running
Gregariousness quotient: Medium
Local Fast Food: South on 1st Ave. SR-53
A little bit more: great coffee at La Grange Coffee Roasters, 110 E. Main St.
Also, great upscale dining at a reasonable price: One Nineteen West Main, 119 W main.
Ice cream: Serendipity Café & Gifts, 116 E. Main St.
Lodging: Best Western Asbury Inn, south of town and across I-71
Gregarious Quotient: Medium
Personal observations: I have found this a friendly little city. Quaint shopping to while away time between trains
helps make this a relaxing place to railfan.
“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag
Denver Todd is The Gregarious Railfan
Todd Sestero is the RAILFAN GUIDES of the U.S.
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