Sad News

In the early morning hours on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, Stan Jennings returned home to the arms of his Father in Heaven. He passed away from complications related to a massive heart attack. Stan was an anchor and longtime member of the Northern Utah Division of the NMRA. He volunteered […]

MMR #585 Certificate Presented

Jack Chase (right), the Northern Utah Division Superintendent, presented Jim Wanlass (left) with his official certificate designating him as Master Model Railroader #585 of the National Model Railroad Association. After waiting several months, Jim was very happy to receive it. Jim is also the Division AP Chairman and very happy […]

Blaine’s Layout Tour

If you can look at a foundation and know how sturdy and well built it is, you know the rest of the structure will be excellent! That is the case with Blaine Holbrook’s new layout. Just last year there were only portable tables in the spot where a massive layout […]

Great Clinic on Simplifying Operations

For those who missed Rick Luther’s clinic at our last event, it was a great one explaining how to simplify operations on your railroad. It can be confusing to try to follow along without actually doing it (the D.O.G.s are great to help you learn how to operate) but Rick has […]

Discovery Model Railroad Club

It’s pretty cool to see how much fun the kids are having (and their parents) getting to build their very own train layout! If you want to know more or join the Discovery Model Railroad Club for the kids go to our webpage describing it. Below are a few more […]

Master Model Railroader #585

Did you see the latest Region newsletter? Gary Myers, the Region AP Chair announced this: 27th Rocky Mountain Region Master Model Railroader! Congratulations to Jim Wanlass of Northern Utah, the newest and 27th Master Model Railroader of the Rocky Mountain Region.  Jim is the first RMR MMR I have had […]

Thanksgiving Point Train Show This Weekend

The 26th Annual Train Show at Thanksgiving Point is almost here!! This weekend, January 13 & 14, 2017 Friday 3-9, Saturday 10-6 $7 adults, 10 & under free The TRAIN SHOW is being held in the ‘SHOW BARN’ and is located on the west side of the Museum and Megaplex Theaters. Large […]