Great Model Railroads 2022


In this Issue

Update on the Nickel Plate

Tony Koester’s lifelong dream has matured

From Denmark to Texas

Per Laursen’s modern-day UP layout draws inspiration from his countryman, Pelle Søeborg

Rolling coal on a club layout

The Blissfield Model Railroad Club designed its multi-deck HO layout with operations in mind

A spring day in Skagway

Riding the White Pass & Yukon Route in HOn3

A West Virginia journey

Modeling the Chesapeake & Ohio’s New River Subdivision in 1943

San Francisco treat

The HO scale Muni F Line trolley reaches its final destination –Fisherman’s Wharf

Seeing the forest for the trees

The freelanced N scale Tenino Western RR captures the feel of a modern short line in the Pacific Northwest

Capturing the Commonwealth

Re-creating the unique geography of the Pennsy’s Middle Division in O scale

Chasing Big Boys in Green River

This HO scale Union Pacific layout closely follows the Wyoming prototype


The motivating magic of deadlines