Trackside Model Railroading™ Digital Magazine & Movies

Trackside Model Railroading is a publisher for model train enthusiasts who want to enjoy layout tours in depth. The digital magazine is advertisement-free and covers two layouts each month. We feature layouts of all the fine scales with lots of full-page photos, articles about the railroads, and short videos.
Our DVD and Blu-ray movies feature much more video of the layouts and often include interviews, operations, and creative back stories and railroad history.

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Currently, our 2018-2019 Premium Edition magazines are in the library and are searchable by railroad and keyword. We will be adding prior issues gradually. No account required.

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This is the subscriber area, which includes all the back issues of the Premium Edition (to 2013 when we started the digital magazine). You will also have access to the current Free Editions.

Looking for our movies on
DVD and Blu-ray?

Check out the library of our full-length movies of model railroads. Many titles include operations, interviews, and other extras, and you’ll get to see the model trains in action. Tour the layouts like never before.