Heavy Heart

It is with heavy heart I must give the news that we lost two model railroaders this week. On Monday, January 7, 2019 we lost Peter Hahn to cancer. He was a member of the Utah Garden Railway Society and a contest winner at the Intermountain Train Expo. I recently was […]

New Place and New Time

NEW EVENT LOCATION & STARTING TIME! The Northern Utah Division Event has moved to the Redwood Recreation Center in West Valley City. Please note this for all future events. We are also starting at a new time! Board of Director’s Meeting from 9 AM – 10 AM Division Event from 10 AM […]

Sad News about Al Badham

It is with sad news that we have learned of the passing of Al Badham, a Northern Utah Division, NMRA member. Many of you know him as a legendary scratch builder who had just completed his 96th scratch built car. Al was a fine musician and a loyal member of the […]

Layout Tours June 30th

Get ready for an exciting Saturday of layout tours, June 30th, 2018 Layout Tour #1 Russ Ferre’s Lasalle Central 1631 West Rundquist Dr. (7575 South) West Jordan, Utah 10 am – 2 pm Google Map Link  Russ’ layout is double deck built around the walls with a center peninsula. He […]

New Superintendent

Jack Chase has resigned as Superintendent of the Division. As Assistant Superintendent I took over the duties temporarily. Saturday night we had a Board Meeting to make it official. I am the new Superintendent and Rick Luther is the new Assistant Superintendent. We have a few people in mind for […]

Salt Lake City Marathon Street Closures

ATTENTION! The Event this month will be held at our regular time from 3PM – 5PM. The Salt Lake City Marathon will be ending around 1:30 PM and road closures around the Leonardo should be open by 2:30 PM. Traffic maybe heavy and parking might be farther away than normal. […]


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 […]

Four Layout Tours This Saturday!

Four Layouts Open for Tours! Saturday, February 24, 2018 10 am to 4 pm Steve Strebel’s Rio Grande and Pacific 1368 South 1000 West Salt Lake City, UT. (2nd house from the corner and down a 100 yard driveway. Ample parking on the grass to the south.) What can you […]

New Meeting Location Details

PLEASE NOTE! The Monthly Events at our new location are held from 3PM – 5PM. Leonardo Museum 209 East 500 South Salt Lake City, UT 84111 PAID PARKING An underground parking facility can be accessed from eastbound 400 South between 200 and 300 East. Parking in this city-operated facility is […]

Community Christmas

The Northern Utah Division’s hands on kids activities traveled to North Ogden, with the help of Melinda Watson, Geoff Carter and Keith Osojnak, for the 8th annual Community Christmas. The event assists poverty and homeless families of Weber and Davis Counties with Christmas gifts, coats and hats, and canned food […]