Crowin' 'bout the Railroad  LbNA # 12467

Placed DateNov 27 2004
LocationRusk, TX
Found By2Grls1Guy (Attempted)
Last UpdateMar 29 2009
Hike Distance?

Crowin' 'bout the Railroad

Crowin' 'bout the
Railroad Letterbox

Texas State Railroad Train src="rusk_train.jpg"
align=center i

Placed By:
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Placement Date:

Nearest Town:
Rusk, TX

Cherokee County

Difficulty Rating:
2 - What does this mean?

Terrain Rating:
2 - What does this mean?

Alive on 11/27/2004

The Crowin' 'bout the Railroad RR letterbox is located in the Rusk unit of the Rusk and Palestine State Parks. These state parks units are joined by the Texas State Railroad State Park which makes runs with operational steam engines between the parks.
Rusk State Park Entrance Fee required: $2.00 Adults; $1.00 Seniors; No Charge - Children
If you wish to ride the train, refer to the Texas Parks website for more information about dates and costs. During certain months, the trains only run on the weekend.

Directions: Rusk is located about 170 miles north of Houston. The Rusk State Park is 3 miles west of Rusk off US Highway 84.

General Location plotted via Texas Letterboxing Atlas - NONOPERATIONAL


Photo clues to finding the letterbox:

The stamp was carved by my 10 year old son (Liberty Eagle).
Begin your quest here:

Turn to your left

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waiver of responsibility and
disclaimer .

Also always take adequate precautions (such as checking with a stick
and/or wearing gloves) before reaching into dark crevasses and holes in the

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