Month: March 2018

White Pass And Yukon Route To The Klondike Gold Rush

The WP&YR is a narrow, 3-foot gauge railway that connected the port of Skagway Alaska and Whitehorse, the capital of the Yukon. It is the most heavily used tourist railroad in existence today and carries over 400,000 passengers each year…

LEGO City Switch Tracks 7895

Switch tracks to help make your track even longer. No electricity â works with IR train sets #7897 and 7898, and can be combined with track sets #4515, 4519 and 4520.

LEGO Lone Ranger Constitution Train Chase Play Set

Gallop into the action when you bring home the LEGO Lone Ranger Constitution Train Chase Play Set. The race is on to save Rebecca and Danny from Butch Cavendish and his gang of henchmen in this exciting LEGO Lone Ranger…

Buying Your First Model Train

Selecting the right model train can be a difficult task for the newcomer to the model-railroading hobby. There are so many trains out there, each in a different size. In this article, I am going to discuss a couple important…

What size is your scale model train

In 1891, Marklin, a toy company in Leipzig, Germany, became eternally connected to toy trains when they developed the standards for toy trains. Over a hundred and ten years have passed and toy train manufactures are still using Marklin’s standards…