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!
The next CTTA Club Meeting is Sunday, March 31, 2019.
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.
Coming soon: Backdrops and blackdrops – how to make your trains layout look great!
Coming soon: Double up a Lionel signal bridge for dual direction lighting.
Our latest car is now SOLD OUT. 2018 MTH Premier Line White Pass & Yukon 36′ reefer.
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.
View or download previous Lionel catalogs here.
Check out MTH’s latest, including a Rocky Mountaineer GP40 and passenger train, and an Ontario Northland GP-38-2.
View or download previous MTH catalogs here.
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 March 2019 issue!
Sante Fe Railroad fun in O scale – Colorado O scale modelers. Take a ride on some fine diesel powered passenger trains led by classic warbonnet livery.