You have reached the home page of the Ridge Live Steamers, Inc. This website is provided for the benefit of our members, model railroad and live steam enthusiasts. RLS Corporate property is private and visits are by invitation only. Fellow live steamers and those truly interested in the live steam and model railroading hobby are welcome. RLS is a non-profit organization and will work with other non-profit organizations dedicated to further the awareness of our railroad heritage.


RLS is a 7½" gauge railroad that currently has 7,500 feet of mainline with an additional 7,300 feet in sidings and yards. We also have a 180 foot, 3 track loop of elevated Gauge 1 and G-Gauge. Stationary and steam traction engines are also welcome.


Please use the contact information provided on this website if you wish to schedule a visit to Ridge Lines Railroad.




Click for Dundee, Florida Forecast

Big Boots & Western February 4-11, 2019
North East Florida Live Steamers February 7-9, 2019
Largo Central February 12-14, 2019
Manatee Central February 15-19, 2019
Tradewinds & Atlantic February 16-17, 2019
Ridge Live Steamers February 21-24, 2019
Central Pasco February 23 - March 4, 2019
Sebring System Railroad March 1-3, 2019




2018 Fall Meet

Pictures from the 2018 RLS Fall Meet have finally been posted. Click here to view them.





Boiler Inspections

If you don't remember the last time your boiler was inspected, now is the time to have it done. ALL boilers not inspected in the past 12 months must be inspected before they will be allowed on the track.





Did you miss the last newsletter?

If you missed the last newsletter, it's okay, you won't be left out. You can still catch up on the latest news by reading the newsletter online. RLS is happy to announce that a newsletter section has been added to the site. To read previous issues of the newsletter, click here.




Next Run Day
December 22, 2018




Next Card Order
January 5-6, 2019




2019 Winter Meet
February 21-24, 2019



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