Meets and Events
Spring Card Order
April 21-23, 2017
Contact: TBD
Spring Run
April 28-30, 2017
Contact: Steve Wassell

Held at the Eagle Point Railroad in Dunlap, TN

Fall Card Order
October 7-9, 2017
Contact: TBD
Fall Run
October 13-15, 2017
Contact: Steve Wassell
All events are open to members, invited guests and persons interested in joining CSME.

Past members and hobby visitors must contact the CSME president in advance.

Sorry, but no educational group or public visits during these events.
Our track plan is updated often. Click here to explore out track plan.
(print out a copy in landscape mode)
All Events NOTICE Due to insurance restrictions, visitors and non-current CSME members may not arrive early for events. You may arrive, join or renew, and then run early.
Directions Directions are sent after making contact.
Local Motel Rooms
(Reserve early!)
  • Mountain Inn and Suites (423-949-2184)
  • Valley Inn Motel and Sports Bar (423-949-2750)
  • Local area
  • RV / Camping RV and camping spots are reserved for current members. Click to join or renew. There are six 30 amp RV plugs plus water (no dumping).
    Unloading Please sign waiver before unloading.
    Visiting Engineers Please print and bring along the following single page of operating guidelines.
    Spring and Fall Runs Contests
    Meals During Spring and Fall runs, Saturdays have a pot luck lunch and Sundays are a hot dog cookout. Everyone eating should plan to contribute something to share with others.
    Train Length Restrictions Between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM on the Saturday of a Fall or Spring Run, short trains or passenger service trains only. All freight cars can be parked in industries or at the Cumberland Yard.
    Vendors The visiting vendors do vary. Place your special orders with usual vendors early, pick up at meets and save on shipping.
    [Bryte Rails] [Flashers R Us] [J & S Railcar]
    Card Order Sessions No open running during card order sessions. All train operations are via dispatch and all equipment require safety chains.