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 […]

The Passing of Bruce Alger

It is with sad news that we have learned of the passing of Bruce Alger, a Northern Utah, NMRA member. A few weeks ago he earned a Merit Award for his Coaling Bin at the Intermountain Train Expo. He has completed (and was working on) structures for Guil Rand’s layout […]

Intermountain Train Expo 2017

Two full days of trains flew by! Fun for everyone and lots to buy! 🙂 Layouts, hands-on clinics, hands-on running of trains, riding of trains and vendors! Look for a recap in the upcoming newsletter. A video is in the works too!

New Contest Category

Intermountain Train Expo Contest Update New for this year at the Intermountain Train Expo will be a special category in the contest! It is called the Square Foot Challenge. Using a base that is 12″ x 12″ and a free boxcar shell that is provided at the Division monthly events, […]