If you have to stay close to home, play with your trains! There’s never been a better time to get at those model railroad projects you’ve been putting off.
ALL 2020 local train shows have been CANCELLED. This includes Nanaimo, BC; Lynden, WA; Chillwack, BC.
M.T.H. Electric Trains has selected Cabin Fever Auctions as the auction company to liquidate select contents of M.T.H.’s 124,000 sq. ft. Maryland warehouse.
Sat, Sept 26th, 2020 – 10AM
Preview By Appt. Friday, Sept 25th
SHOWROOM CONTENTS & MUCH MORE TO BE OFFERED AT THIS FIRST OF MANY AUCTIONS
Check it out here if you’re looking to find an MTH item you’ve been searching for.
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.
A variety of resources for model railroading in O gauge and any other scale. Podcasts, a directory of over 17,000 rail related Web sites, the O Gauge railroading forum community, more.
BC trains vacation and adventure tour! – Gavin & Tom Senft hit the hot spots and museums all across BC, from the Spiral Tunnels to Revelstoke.
Self propelled passenger cars in Canada – by Toronto Historical Railway Association. Thanks Ralph Spielman for sharing.
Jim Barrett’s prewar & tinplate layout – Photos by Mark Horne & Kyle Miller
Collecting Trains – old & new: John Constible. Part 1.
Coming in October: Moving Port Moody Station down the tracks.
Coming soon: Backdrops and blackdrops – how to make your trains layout look great! By Kyle Miller
Coming soon: Double up a Lionel signal bridge for dual direction lighting.
On delivery to members now! BC Hydro MP-15 diesel by MTH.
Our next project – Sold out! BC Electric depressed centre flatcar with transformer load by MTH for 2020/2021.
Another huge Lionel Catalog! Featuring a CP 4-6-0 and GTW 2-8-2, and lots more big steam!
View or download previous Lionel catalogs here.
Check out MTH’s FINAL catalog, including Premier CP Heritage and Military units, CN & VIA Rail Turbo train, Ontario Northland SD-40-2. US Freedom train. Military die-cast vehicles on flatcars. RailKing 2020 US election trains.
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.
The latest is the September 2020 issue!
Oh No ! MORE Toy Train Bloopers. Having trouble controlling your trains and accessories? You’re not alone. Enjoy a few laughs from these 3-rail mishaps.