Yearly Archives: 2014


Election Results

We had a great meeting in December at Blaine Holbrook’s home. He and his family made us feel very welcomed and it was a nice touch to enlist the help of his granddaughters (I think) and that they were willing to dress like conductors! Look for more info about it […]


Great Train Show

It was a great show with lots to see! Big Budda from Fox13 even showed up. He’s worked at Fox13 for eleven years and this was the first Sunday morning broadcast he’s done! He must really like trains to come out and cover our show! http://fox13now.com/2014/11/09/big-budah-rides-a-train-at-the-wasatch-rails-train-show Here’s one photo from […]


2019 NMRA National Convention

UPDATE: The website is live at: http://www.nmra2019slc.org/ The NMRA Board of Directors, at their annual meeting in Cleveland, unanimously selected Salt Lake City as the location for the 2019 NMRA Convention and Train Show.  The convention dates are 07-07-19 to 07-13-19 and the train show dates are 07-12-19 to 07-14-19.


Great Attendance

We had a really high attendance at the last meeting! The topic of conversation was DCC. There’s a lot to learn and new things coming out all the time. Next month is about signaling and how it relates to model railroading. Another great one for sure.


Awesome Turbines

It is one thing reading about Turbines and quite another having Fred explain, in person, about these great beasts!They were amazing machines and Fred had slides and models of many of the different types. He even had one with sound hooked up to a DCC track. It has the diesel […]


Successful Convention

It was a GREAT convention with lots to do! Here is one of the clinics with standing room only (there are a few chairs open but filled after taking this picture 🙂   Layout tours, Ops sessions, Driving of the Golden Spike reenactment, Clinics, Contest, and more! Look for a […]