The next CTTA Club Meeting is Sunday, February 24, 2019. Please renew your membership!
35th Annual Vancouver Island Spring Model Railroad Show, Sunday March 10, 2019 in Nanaimo.
Presented by the West Coast Railway Association, the 37th annual Western Rails Railroadiana show comes Sunday March 24 to the Cameron Rec Ctr in Burnaby.
In case you missed it ! On January 19, CTTA Members enjoyed their annual bus trip to the Great Train Show in Puyallup, WA. Check out pictures and videos of the action here!
See calendar for full details of ALL events.
Discover more about our club of model railroaders, toy train collectors and operators, the things we do as friends and how we have fun with our trains!
This happy group takes a break from shopping for trains at the TCA 2018 York meet to enjoy the Horseshoe Curve National Historic Site in Altoona, PA.
NEW! A History of New York City transportation – Thanks to Skyler Marcellino of New York for this interesting feature of the trains and subways of America’s biggest city.
Toy Trains of Yesteryear – The Trains of Lionel’s Standard Gauge Era. Thanks again to member Martin Howbold for this wonderful Carstens Publication from 1964, detailing the history and offerings of Lionel Standard Gauge in the early 1900’s.
World record length Lionel Train. This excerpt from Greenberg’s Guide to Lionel Trains 1970-1991 Vol 2, describes the 13 month odyssey to set the record with a 751-car train! Thanks John Warlimont for this one.
Fun with your Model Railroad. This 1949 Postwar gem from Popular Mechanics Press is jam packed with great info still relevant today!
Coming soon! Moving Port Moody Station down the tracks.
Two left! 2018 MTP Premier Line White Pass & Yukon 36′ reefer. Contact Mark Horne at email@example.com if you missed out or want a 2nd car.
This is the biggest Lionel Catalog ever! Featuring the latest and best from Lionel. Including a Canadian Pacific FA-2 passenger set, CN ore cars and CN SD70’s in S gauge.
Check out MTH’s latest, including a Rocky Mountaineer GP40 and passenger train, and an Ontario Northland GP-38-2.
The Canadian Toy Train Association meets on the last Sunday of the month 9 times a year, every month except Summer vacation July & August, Winter vacation in December. Meets take place in Burnaby, BC.
Doors open at 11:00 am, lunch is served at noon. Business meeting starts at 12:30, and auction starts at 1:00 pm.
NEW – Here’s the February 2019 issue!
Miniatur Wunderland – A journey from Christmas Village to Las Vegas! Take a ride from the cab or a window seat on one of the finest model railroads in the world.