Northern Pacific Stampede Railway in N Scale

Northern Pacific & Stampede Railway in N Scale Our second layout tour this month is Mike McGee’s freelanced Northern Pacific & Stampede Pass, also in N scale. The layout models Lester, Washington at Stampede Pass in the Cascade Mountains. It is based on the Northern Pacific in the summer of 1969. [...]

By | 2018-03-19T21:38:57-07:00 March 19th, 2018|Model Railroading, Model Train Videos, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on Northern Pacific Stampede Railway in N Scale

Columbia River Gorge in N Scale

Columbia River Gorge Model Railroad in N Scale Visit the Columbia River N Scale Club’s layout modeling the Columbia River Gorge with us this month. The layout includes parts of the BNSF main line in Washington and the Union Pacific main line in Oregon and features beautiful scenes along the river. [...]

By | 2018-03-19T21:38:49-07:00 March 19th, 2018|Model Railroading, Model Train Videos, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on Columbia River Gorge in N Scale

March 2018 Feature Two N Scale Layouts

March 2018 Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine The two layout features this March are: Columbia River Club Modeling the Columbia River Gorge in N Scale Mike McGee's Northern Pacific & Stampede Railway in N Scale Order Download or DVD N Scale Club Layout N Scale NP & Stampede Natural [...]

By | 2018-03-03T02:35:06-08:00 March 2nd, 2018|Model Railroading, Model Train Videos, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on March 2018 Feature Two N Scale Layouts

Model Railroad Layout in Action, the Columbia Gorge Lines Club

Columbia Gorge Lines Model Railroad in HO Scale We toured the Oregon side of the Columbia Gorge Lines last April. This month, come see the Washington side of the 60x70 foot layout. In this feature, we focus on the Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway in the 1950s and have included a [...]

By | 2018-02-21T07:33:01-08:00 February 21st, 2018|Model Railroading, Model Train Videos, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on Model Railroad Layout in Action, the Columbia Gorge Lines Club

Stoney Creek Southern Railroad Video Free

Stoney Creek Southern Railroad in On30 Visit WWII-era northeastern Tennessee on Lee Bishop’s Stoney Creek Southern Railroad in On30. The freelanced layout is based on a mythical version of history and has ties to the area’s history. It runs East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad power, hauling commuters from Elizabethton [...]

By | 2018-01-21T05:35:21-08:00 January 21st, 2018|Model Railroading, Model Train Videos, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on Stoney Creek Southern Railroad Video Free

Camas Prairie Railroad Video Free

Camas Prairie Railroad in HO scale The Camas Prairie Railroad operated in northern Idaho and was jointly owned by the Union Pacific and Northern Pacific Railroads. We feature a freelanced version of it this month built in HO scale by the Lewis-Clark Model Railroad Club of Lewiston, Idaho. The club is [...]

By | 2018-01-21T05:35:54-08:00 January 21st, 2018|Model Railroading, Model Train Videos, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on Camas Prairie Railroad Video Free

This month in Trackside we will be upgrading a bulkhead flatcar from Athearn.

We will glue wood veneer “boards” over the plastic boards and weather the car to make it look realistic. Next month, we will show you how to build a custom pipe load using this same car. To customize a car like this one, you will need wood veneer that you can purchase online or at [...]

By | 2018-01-04T08:08:32-08:00 January 4th, 2018|Model Railroading, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on This month in Trackside we will be upgrading a bulkhead flatcar from Athearn.

January 2018 is here, Happy New Year

January 2018 Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine The two layout features this January are: Lee Bishop's Stoney Creek and Southern Railroad Lewis-Clark Model Railroad Club's Camas Prairie Railroad Order Download or DVD On30 Scale HO Scale Upgrade and Weather a Bulkhead Flatcar Layouts in the January 2018 Issue Stoney [...]

By | 2018-01-02T11:46:29-08:00 January 2nd, 2018|Model Railroading, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on January 2018 is here, Happy New Year

Merry Christmas from Trackside

Jenny and I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas It's almost Christmas, and it looks like the Blumauer Lumber Company has set up a battery box to power some lights on a tree near the tracks. As I stood across the river in Tumwater, no. 53 arrived and it proceeded on the main [...]

By | 2017-12-23T06:22:37-08:00 December 23rd, 2017|Model Railroading, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on Merry Christmas from Trackside

Columbia Gorge Model Railroad Club April 2017

April 2017 Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine The two layout features this April are: Columbia Gorge Model Railroad Club's Columbia Gorge Lines Jay Becker's Tillamook, Bay City & Garibaldi Railroad Order Download HO/HOn3 Scale HO Scale DIY, modeling a dock Layouts in the April 2017 Issue Columbia Gorge Lines [...]

By | 2017-12-08T09:02:48-08:00 April 9th, 2017|Model Railroading, Trackside Model Railroading Digital Magazine|Comments Off on Columbia Gorge Model Railroad Club April 2017
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