I have been on a train to travel, but I have never been on railway tracks except at railway crossings.
It is very dangerous to be near railway tracks because trains do not have brakes like cars. If you are on the railway tracks, it is virtually impossible for a train to stop in time.
The tracks are on private property and it is illegal to walk on them or around them. Here are some important safety tips for railway tracks.
Tracks are for trains. Be smart and be safe.