Welcome, Waupaca!

Waupaca, Wisconsin is located on the Canadian National (CN) Neenah Subdivision. There are usually 25-30 trains a day that pass by the historic depot. Special thanks the Waupaca Historical Society for hosting this cam. Visit them on the web and check out their events and everything they offer: http://www.waupacahistoricalsociety.org Check...

San Juan Capistrano is Now Sponsored!

Because of the generosity of a cam fan, San Juan Capistrano, California, will remain on YouTube until April 1, 2020! We can't thank you enough, Anonymous Sponsor. You have made many people very, very happy. And just in time for the swallows annual return!Check out the cam on YouTube here 

2018 Year in Review

2018 has been our best year yet! We added more camera locations to bring you the best in railfanning, plus a lot of great catches on our cams last year (amazing trains, events, human interest, and of course, cars on tracks and other bizarre interactions on the rails).https://youtu.be/3I6fJaSUt_U

Great Time at Amherst Railroad Hobby Show

Virtual Railfan staff at the Amherst Railway Society Railroad Hobby Show the last weekend of January, 2019, along with 21,000 other model railroad buffs. Hundreds of vendors and railroad displays across 4 huge buildings in Springfield, Massachusetts.We didn't get to see a lot of the show, we were busy working...

Calendars Still Available!

It's still early in year, don't forget about our gorgeous 2019 calendar featuring the contest winners from the Virtual Railfan Lounge on Facebook.  You can order online in our store. Shop

Welcome to the UK!

Welcome to the United Kingdom! Virtual Railfan is excited to announce a great new partnership with our friends over at Railcam.uk that brings you more cams from around the globe. We're going to be offering a cam from their large selection of high quality cams across the United Kingdom. Our...

La Plata T-shirts and Hoodies

Are you ready for La Plata Railroad Days? October 19-21, 2018! Have purchased your T-Shirt or Hoodie to show your Virtual Railfan spirit? Even if you can't make it, you'll want these! Proceeds benefit the APRHF Exhibition of Amtrak History, so it's a great cause. Order online and get more...