The Northern Utah Division is big on Fun, Friendship, and Modeling!! Our members model the entire spectrum of scale, gauge, era, and subject, and we are sure you will find a local model railroad club that will meet your needs. Guests are always welcome to “test-drive” one of our member-only […]

New Year – New Update

My plan is post the Superintendent’s article from the Promontory Point newsletter as a separate post here so we can have more (and updated) content on the homepage. If there is something else you would like to see added to the website let me know. There’s so much more to […]

Golden Spike National Historic Site

Last month we had a lot of fun seeing the reenactment of the Driving of the Golden Spike. I carpooled with a couple others which made the long drive more fun. We got there early enough to walk around a bit and then watch as they brought the locomotives down […]

Train Show this Weekend

We are calling on ALL model railroaders along with their friends and family members for help! We need everyone’s help in making this a GREAT Train Show for the public. We have some open time slots that still need filling. This entire show is run by volunteers. Please help! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0444a9a823a4f85-2021

Passing of Rex Bailey

It is with sad news that we learned of the passing of Rex. For the last little while he was in and out of the hospital and passed away while at home. I saw him at the train show at the University Mall and had a big smile while seeing […]

We Are Meeting in Person in June!

We Are Meeting in Person in June! Starting in June we be meeting together again! I have enjoyed our Zoom meetings but look forward to in-person get togethers. I am looking at some options to be able to continue doing Zoom for those who can’t make the meetings (or who […]

Welcome to 2021

We still don’t know when we will be able to meet in person again. Until we do we will continue to hold our monthly meetings – a few minutes of business followed by a clinic – virtually. You are welcome to join us. We have the info in the monthly […]

Quick 2020 Review

Even though this year has been “quite the ride” we have continued as much as we can as a Division! We have continued to have our monthly Board Meetings and Clinics, without fail, every month! The number of people logging on is fewer than we normally get when meeting in […]

2020 April Clinic

LIVE FROM JIM’S TRAIN ROOM! 10:00 AM Saturday April 18th! Jim’s Train Room Clinic – Building Turnouts This month’s clinic is back in Jim’s train room (actually his work room where the real work gets done) where you can be “a fly on the wall” and watch in as he […]

March Events Cancelled

The March Board Meeting and Monthly Event are cancelled. We have received this notice from Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation! This notice includes our meeting location at the Redwood Recreation Facility. I am not one to give into hype or overreact, but with all the announcements postponing and cancelling events and activities […]

2019 NMRA National Convention is Over

Pictured is most of the committee for the 2019 NMRA National Convention held in Salt Lake City hosted by the Northern Utah Division of the NMRA! After years of planning, it has finally come and gone! Now to get back to “normal” life, whatever that means! 🙂 Thanks to all […]