Riding Scale Railroads in the US

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Club listings researched and maintained by Rick Henderson of PC Rails

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State
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Alabama
Birmingham Live Steam & Diesel Birmingham TBA club   email Forming
Calera & Shelby Railroad Calera 24" & std. railroad   see website  
Tannehill Miniature Railway McCalla ?-15" park   see website  
Fairview Line at Fair Oaks Gadsden 12" private 2 email  
Wales West Light Railway Silverhill 7½" & 24" RV Park   see website  
Alaska
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Alaska Live Steamers, Inc.
Alaska Centeral R.R.
Wasilla 7½" - 1800' club 25 email  
Arizona
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Adobe Western Railroad           see Maricopa Live Steamers
African Safari Train Litchfield Park 16" - 3300' park   see website  
Arizona & Pacific Railroad Peoria 16" private 2 see website  
Double K Bed and Breakfast
Double K Railroad
Tucson 7½" - 1000' B&B 2 see website  
Freestone Railroad Gilbert 16" park   see website  
Flagstaff, Coconino & Western Railroad Flagstaff 4¾" & 7½" private   see website  
Gadsden-Pacific Railroad
Toy Train Operating Museum
Tucson 7½" - 700' private   see website  
LalaLand Railway Hereford 7½" - 1500' private   email  
Maricopa Live Steamers North Phoenix 7½" - 40,420' museum 12 see website 33,500' additional non-mainline track
McCormick/Stillman RR Park           see: Scottsdale Live Steamers
Paradise and Pacific Railroad   Scottsdale 15" park 25 see website  
PT's Desert Railroad Yuma 7½" - 900' private   email  
Redlake Junction Railroad Williams 7½" private 5 see website  
Scottsdale Live Steamers Scottsdale 7½" - 3000' club   see website  
United Verde and Pacific Railroad Prescott Valley 7½" private   email  
Sitgreaves Mountain Railroad Parks 7½" - 1400' private   see website  
Yuma Territory Live Steamers Yuma 7½" - 1000' club 18 see website  
Arkansas
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Brancliff Castle RR Drasco 7½" private 1 email Or call Jay
501 206 9623
Crystal Ridge Railway Jessieville
[Hot Springs]
7½" private 1 email  
Ozark Mountain Railroad Clinton 7½" private 3 email  
Southern Railway Arkansas Subdivision unknown 7½" private   call 501-316-1979
Walden Too Railroad Dover 7½", 15" private   call 479-331-2030
California
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Adventure City Express
Adventure City Park
Anaheim 14" park na see website Park Admission Fee
American Flat Railroad and Mining Co. Fiddletown 7½" private   call 209-245-5719
B.A.D. Great Northern Railway Millville 15" private      
Balboa Park Miniature Railroad San Diego 16" park   see website  
B H & M P Railroad Manteca 15" - 2650' private 4 email  
Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad Los Gatos 18" park 45 see website  
Bitter Creek Western Live Steam Railroad Arroyo Grande 7½" - 6300' private   prior contact  
Calaveras Grandscale Railroaders Angles Camp 15" club   forming  
California City Live Steamers California City 4¾" & 7½" club      
Carolwood Pacific Railroad Los Angeles - Historical Society   see website  
Casa De Fruita Hollister 16" business   see website  
Castle Park Riverside 14" park   see website  
Chula Vista Live Steamers, Inc. Chula Vista 7½" club 55 see website  
Confusion Hill Mountain Train Piercey 20" park   see website  
Coyote Valley Railway Morgan Hill         Sold and removed
El Dorado Express Long Beach 18" park   see website  
Emerald Hills Railway Redwood City 12" private 5 see website  
Folsom Valley Railway Folsom 12" park   see website  
Glenwood South Park & Pacific Santa Clara 15" private   see website  
Golden Gate Live Steamers Oakland 2½" - unk
3½" - unk
4¾" - unk
7½" - 2000'
club   see website  
Griffith Park & Southern Railroad Los Angles 7½ - unk
18" - 5280'
park   see website  
Hetch Hetchy & Yosemite Valley Sonora 15" private      
Hillcrest & Wahtoke Steam Railroad Reedley 15" private   see website  
Hudson Central Valley Railroad Sanger 7½" private   email first  
Irvine Park Railroad Orange 16" park   see website  
Joshua Tree and Southern Railroad Joshua Tree 7½" - 5280'
15" - 500'
club   see website  
Kern County Live Steamers Bakersfield 7½" - 1400' club   see website  
Littlerock, Lancaster Rail Line Littlerock 3½" private   by invitation  
Los Angeles Live Steamers Los Angeles 3½" -2050'
4¾" - 3370'
7½" - 8000'
club   see website  
Mackerel Flats & Goat Hill Junction RR     club     see: Orange County Model Engineers, Inc.
MP & BH RR Manteca 15" - 2000' private 3 email  
Nickel Plate Railroad Redding 15" private   see website  
North Coast Live Steamers Fort Bragg 4¾" - 450'
& 7½" - 450'
club      
North Valley Live Steamers Oroville 7½" club      
Oak Mountain & Western Railroad Prather 7½" - 1750' private 1    
Orange County Model Engineers, Inc. Costa Mesa 7½" - 26400' club 180 see website  
Orland Newville & Pacific Railroad Orland 15" club 10 see website  
Oropond & Fruitlands Railroad Oroville 7½" private   by invitation  
Pacific Bill & Jamie Railroad Nipomo 7½" private   see website  
Palomar Mountain Railroad San Diego 360mm
(14.17")
private   call 760-742-0299
Pine Creek RR Walnut Creek 4¾" - 400' private 4 email 18' radius mainline minimum
Pixieland Amusement Park Concord ? park   see website  
Portola Valley & Alpine Railroad Portola Valley 7½" - 5280' private 52 see website  
R.S.& T. Railroad Stockton 24" - 1320' private 7 email  
Redwood Empire Live Steamers Interactive Museum, Inc. Santa Rosa 7½" club   see website  
Redwood Valley Railroad Orinda 15" park   see website  
Reedyville Railroad Placerville 15" private   by invitation  
Ridgecrest Area Independent Live Steamers           see: Sagebrush Short Line Railroad
Riverside Live Steamers Riverside 7½" - 5000' club 165 see website steam only
Sacramento Valley Live Steamers Railroad Museum Rancho Cordova 4¾" - 1200'
& 7½" - 6800'
club 197 see website  
Sagebrush Short Line Railroad Ridgecrest 7½" - 5700' private   see website  
San Martin Railroad San Martin 18" business      
Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes West Coast Division Oakhurst 7½" private   by invitation  
Santa Ana Zoo Train Santa Ana 14" zoo   see website  
Santa Rosa Live Steamers           see: Redwood Empire Live Steamers, Inc.
Santa Rosa Valley Railroad Camarillo 7½" - 5000' private   email also 30" track
Sonoma Train Town Railroad Sonoma 15" - 6600' park   see website  
Sonora Short Line Railway Sonora 12" private   see website  
South Coast Railroad Museum Goleta 7½" museum   see website  
Southern California Live Steamers, Inc. Torrance 7½" - 4000' club 45 see website  
Swanton Pacific Railroad Society Davenport 19" club   see website  
Sweetwater & Rohr Park Railroad           see: Chula Vista Live Steamers, Inc.
Temecula Shortline Temecula 7½" private 1 see website  
Travel Town Museum Los Angles 7½" park   see website  
Trinity Alps Railroad Redding 15" private   see website  
Ventura County Live Steamers Ventura County 7½" club   see website looking for new site
Colorado
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Animas Valley Railroad Durango 7½" - 2000' private 5 email (970) 259-3519
Black Forest And Squirrel Creek Railroad Colorado Springs 7½" private 2 email  
Casey's Silverstreak RR Estes Park 12" park      
Colorado Live Steamers Byers 3½", 4¾", 7½" - 3200' club   see website  
Comanche Crossing Live Steamers Strasburg 15" club   call 303-622-4793
D&RGW - Silt Branch Silt 7½" - 3000' private 5 see website  
Denver, South Park and Pacific Railroad South Park 7½" private   see website  
Denver Zoo's Pioneer Train Denver 15" zoo   see website  
Fowler Narrow Gauge Colorado Springs 7½" ?      
Greasewood Valley Railway Grand Junction 7½" private 2 email  
Jimmy Pacific and Colorado Falcon 7½" private      
Lamar and Southern Railroad Lamar 4¾" private 2 email  
Northern Colorado Live Steamers Longmont ? club   call 303-772-5399
Pagosa Southern Railroad Pagosa Springs 7½" private   email  
Pikes Peak Region Live Steamers Colorado Springs 7½" club   call 719-963-0541
Rio Grande Midland Walsenburg 4¾", 7½" private   email  
Rocky Mountain Rails Denver 4¾" - 2600'
7½" - 5300'
club   see website  
Tiny Town Railroad and Village Tiny Town 15" park   see website  
Uncle Al's Train Denver 15" private   unknown  
Ute Pass Railroad Durango 7½" - 9240' private 3 email 970-759-9833
open mid Apr through Nov
Connecticut
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
none            
Delaware
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Auburn Heights Yorklyn museum      
Delaware Creek Live Streamers Newark 7½" - 3500' club 5 call 302-383-0325
Florida
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Altamonte Pass Railroad Altamonte Springs 7½" private 32 see website  
Big Boots and Western R.R Belleview 7½" - 16,000' private 30 see website  
Buckingham Central Railroad Ft. Myers 7½" - 4000' private 30 see website  
Central Pasco & Gulf Railroad Shady Hills 7½" club   see website  
Dixie Railroad Newberry 7½" - 1500' private 5 email  
Florida Live Steamers           Information on up to 30 layouts in FL
Lake Osborne, Hypoluxo and Sebring Railroad Sebring 7½" - 3000' private   email  
Lakes Park & Gulf Railroad           see: Railroad Museum of South Florida
Largo Central Railroad Largo 7½" - 6000' club   see website  
Manatee Central Railroad
[Manatee Family Lines]
Parrish 4¾" - unk
7½" - 5000'
private   email  
Mosquito Junction & Western Railroad Brooksville 7½" - 1200' club   email  
Pennsylvania & Southern RR
P & S Railroad Bunch
DeFuniak Springs 7½" - 3200' private   email  
NE Florida Live Steamers & Railroaders, Inc. Bostwick 7½", 24" club 40 see website  
Railroad Museum of South Florida Ft. Myers 7½" - 7920' club 20 see website  
Raspberry Gulch Shortline RR Ocklawaha 7½" private 3 see website
Ridge Live Steamers Dundee 7½" - 7300' club 114 see website  
Sebring Southern Railroad Sebring 7½" - 3000' private   email  
Sam's Fun City Pensacola 16" park   see website  
Tradewinds and Atlantic Railroad Coconut Creek 7½" club 70 see website  
Train Village         email see: Railroad Museum of South Florida
Veterans Memorial Railroad Bristol 24" - 2640' park   see website  
West Tocoi & Bostwick Railroad           see: NE Florida Live Steamers & Railroaders, Inc
Georgia
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
The BrowLine Trolley Cloudland 24" - 1600' private 1 email Trolly
Canton, St. Paul and Pacific Railway, Inc. Canton 7½" - 4500' private 24 see website Not open to public
Camp Sunrise
C&S Railroad
Fairmount 24" - 6700' relgious camp 3 see website  
Damar Southern Railroad Conyers 7½" private   see website  
Fairfield Railroad Conyers 7½" private 8 email 770-388-0450
Joshua Valley Railroad Leesburg 4¾" private   email  
North Georgia Live Steamers, Inc.
Conyers & Hightower Trail RR
Conyers 7½" club   see website new track location
Possum Central Railway Bowdon 8¾" - 1150' private 5 email  
Hawaii
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Hawaii Model Engineering Society Waianae 2½", 3½", 4¾", 7½" club      
The Hawaiian Railway Ewa ? society   see website  
Idaho
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Peachwillow Mining RR
M & E Shortlines
Eastern Idaho 7½" - 700' private 3 email  
R&R Railroad Emmett 18" private   unknown  
Illinois
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
American Heritage Railroad Greenville 15" museum 45 see website  
Cheap and Nothing Wasted Railroad Plainfield 7½" - 1400' private 8 see website  
Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad Edwardsville 12" - 5300' private 7 email In Planning Stage
Deerfield and Roundabout Railway           see: Lake Forest Live Steamers
Illinois Live Steamers Lockport 3½" - 600'
4¾" - 5000'
7½" - 6000'
club 128 see website  
Illinois Terminal Group Franks 7½" private 6 see website Old: Burlington Central Rail
K. L. W. & K. RR
(Mr Johnson's Backyardtrain)
Princeton 7½" - 20000' private 1 email  
L, K&M Railroad Rock Falls 7½" - 1600' private 6 email  
Lake Forest Live Steamers Railway Museum Inc Lake Forest 7½" - 7160' museum   see website Timetable & Train Order Operations
Little Toot Railroad Company Flora 15" private   see website  
Northwest Model Engineers Park Ridge ? ?      
Prairie State Railroad Club, Inc. Big Rock 7½" club 32 see website  
The Spring Creek Railroad Washington 7½" private 4    
Waterman & Western Railroad Waterman 15" private   see website  
Western Illinois Railroad ? 7½" private   by inventation only  
Indiana
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Bay Island Gulf and Sandy Shore RY Walkerton
(Koontz Lake)
7½" - 500' private 2 email  
Cinder Sniffers, Inc. Dover 2½", 3½", 4¾", 7¼-7½" - 2500' club 60 see website  
Hesston Steam and Power La Porte 7½" - 5280'
14" - 13200'
museum ~100 see website  
Indiana Live Steamers Edinburgh 7½" - 14000' club 49 see website  
New Unionville and Western Railroad Bloomington 7½" private 10 see website  
Old Wakarusa Railroad Wakarusa 15" park      
Pine Creek & Western Railroad Railroaders Rainsville 7½" - 2650' club   see website  
Sett & Query Central           see: Hesston Steam and Power
Southern Indiana Live Steamers, Inc.           see: New Union and Western Railroad
Tri-State Locomotive Club           see: Tri-State Locomotive Club, MI
Walnut Creek Railroad Warsaw 4¾", 7½" private   call 574-269-1825
Walnut Creek & Southern Railroad Warsaw 4¾" private   call 219-267-3923
Washington Stage Depot La Porte 12", 14 1/8" private 2 see website 219-326-5184
Whitville Railroad Leesburg 7½" private 2 call or email 574-453-1640
Iowa
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
E. J. & K. Ry Ames 7½" - 8000' private 12 see website  
Iowa Model Steam Engineers Mt. Pleasant 3½" - 650'
4¾" - 650'
7½" - 1800'
club   see website  
Missouri Valley Iowa Park Board Missouri Valley 12" - 1800' park 24 see website  
Turkey Ridge Central Railway Toddville 7½" private 1 see website  
Shellrock Short Line Nora Springs 7½" - 1386' private 1 email  
Watson Station           see: Missouri Valley Parks Board
Kansas
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Atchison & Western Railroad           see: North East Kansas Railroaders, Inc
BK and E Railroad Ellis 20" - 13200' museum   see website  
C & H Railroad Tecumseh 12" private 12 see website  
Eastern Kansas Live Steamers Kansas City Area 4¾", 7½" club 11   forming
Ellis Railroad Museum           see: BK and E Railroad
Kansas Underground Salt Museum
Salt Mine Express
Hutchinson 16" -2000' museum 10 see website 650' below ground
Midway USA Live Steamers Wichita & Derby 4¾", 7½", 12" club 5 see website  
North East Kansas Railroaders, Inc Atchison 12" - 2640' club   forming  
Sertoma Miniature Train Emporia 16" - 1760' park   see website  
Kentucky
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Duck Pond & Coal Field RR
Mountain Railroad Train Club
Crockett
(West Liberty)
7½" private 1 email forming with 12,000 under construction
Faith Garden Railroad Danville 7½" - 2000' private 2 email under construction
Grosser's Nostalgia Trip Eubank 7½" - 2200' private   email  
Falls City Live Steamers
(Model Engineering Society)
Louisville 7½" club      
Louisiana
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Louisiana, Texas & Pacific RR New Orleans 7½" - 450' private 4 see website  
R&R Train Company New Orleans 16" company   see website  
Maine
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Boothbay Railway Village Boothbay 24" park   see website  
Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes Railroad Phillips 24" - 3960' Preservation organization   see website  
Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Co. & Museum Portland 24" museum   see website  
Tall Pines Scenic Railroad Berwick 15" private 1 see website  
Washington County Railroad Cherryfield 7¼-7½" private   see website  
Wiscasset, Waterville, & Farmington Railway Museum Alna 24" museum   see website  
Maryland
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Applewood Farm Narrow Gauge Train Whiteford 24" private   see website  
Calvert Central Railroad Rising Sun
(North East)
7½" - 600' private 4 see website 100' non-mainline extra track
Chesapeke & Allegeny Live Steamers
Chesapeke & Allegeny Steam Preservation Society
Baltimore 3½" - 1050'
4¾" - 1630'
7½" - 3400'
club   see website  
Chesapeake and Drayden Drayden 7½" - 4000' private   call or email 301-994-1255
Great Swamp & Southern Cumberland 4¾" - 400' private   call or email 301-729-6072
Smokey Joe RR Federalsburg 16" private   see website  
Massachusetts
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Annisquam Scenic Railroad Gloucester 7¼" private   by invitation  
Cape Cod Live Steamers, Inc Carver 4¾", 7¼" club      
Pioneer Valley Live Steamers Southwick 3½" - 1140'
4¾" - 1140'
7¼" - 4580'
club   see website  
Waushakum Live Steamers Holliston 3½", 4¾", 7¼"
2300' - 3500'
club   see website  
Michigan
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Ann Arbor Railroad Saginaw 7½" private   email  
Arms Creek & Webster Junction Railroad Webster Twp
(Ann Arbor)
7½" - 800' private club 25 email Model Rails, Inc.
Chicago & Southern Michigan Railroad Southern MI 7½" private   see website  
Clyde Park and Southern Byron Center 7½" - 800' private 6 email  
Eden Springs Park Benton Harbor 15" -5280' park 10 see website formerly the House of David Amusement park
Evo's Folly Shortline Railroad Sault Ste. Marie 7½" private      
Great Lakes Live Steamers Royal Oak 7½" - 5000' club   see website  
Great Lakes Live Steamers Southern Division Southgate 7½" - 4000' club   see website  
Huron Valley Live Steamers
Huron Valley RR
Webster Twp.
Ann Arbor
7½" club 25 email  
Junction Valley Railroad Bridgeport 16" park 2 see website  
Michigan AuSable Valley Railroad Fairview 16" park   see website  
Michigan Central Railroad Metamora 7½" private      
Mid-Michigan Railroad Inc. Marshall 7½" park   see website New website
Neathercut Central Railway Farwell 7½" private   email  
Pennsylvania Railroad, Pine Creek Subdivision - 7½" private   NA RR Removed in 2008
- In Storage
Sandy Ridge & Clear Lake Railway Battle Creek 7½" private   see website  
Spirit of Traverse City Traverse City 15" - 2376' park 6    
Steam Railroading Institute Owosso 7½" - 1580' museum   see website new 2009
Tri-State Locomotive Club   7½" private   call 616-381-4824
White Creek Railroad Cedar Springs 7½" private   see website  
Minnesota
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Alborn and St Louis County Railroad Alborn 12" - 1842' private 1 email  
Ortner RR
(Western MN Steam Threshers Reunion)
Rollag 7½" park   see website  
Pioneer Power Railroad Le Sueur 7½" - 2800' club   see website  
Red Rock & Northern Railroad Austin 7½" private 5 see website  
Mississippi
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
             
Missouri
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Arborway T.T. and Northwestern Steelville 15" private   see website  
Big Creek & Southern Railroad Pleasent Hill 7½" - 4000' private   call 816-682-1189
Cannon Frisco Train Park
(River Division)
Chaffee 14" private   email  
Kansas City Northern Railroad Kansas City 16" - 2640' park   see website  
Northview & Frisco Railroad Northview 12" private 2 see website  
Ozarks Live Steamers Fordland 7½" - 10000' club   see website  
Rails of Fun St. Louis 12" business   see website portable for events
Rio Grande Scenic Railroad Pleasant Hill 4¾", 7½" private   call 816-540-3243
Rock Creek Railway Society Kearney 7½" - 2000' society 5 email  
Rothwell Park Railroad
"The Magic City Line"
Moberly 12" - 5300' + club 20 see website Moberly Friends of the Park Foundation
Shoal Creek, Lathrop and Northern Railroad N. Kansas City 7½" club   call 816-740-3766
St. Louis Live Steamers St. Louis 4¾", 7½" club 30 see website Brand new layout just completed August 2007
Wabash, Frisco & Pacific Railway Glenco 12" - 10560' club   see website  
Montana
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Canyon Falls and Western Railway Seeley Lake 15" - 1320' park      
MYT Railroad Montana City 7½" - 2300' private 3 email Visiting trains welcome
Nebraska
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Buffalo Prairie RR Springfield 7½" - 750' private 3 email formally Nebraska Northern
Burlington Little Line S. McCook 7½" private   call 308-345-5469
Camp Creek Railroaders Waverly 7½" - 5000' club 30 see website  
South Table Creek Nebraska City 4¾" private 1 email  
Chippewa Northwestern Railway Co. Goehner 4¾" private 11 email  
Stolley Park Railroad Grand Island 24" park   see website  
Nevada
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Carson & Mills Park Railroad Carson City 24" park   see website  
Las Vegas Railroad Society Las Vegas 7½", 15" museum   see website Future railroad under development
Nevada State Railroad Museum
Friends of the Nevada Southern Railway Live Steamers
Boulder City 7½" - 2200' club 20 see website  
Northern Nevada Live Steamers Gardnerville 7½" club      
New Hampshire
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Monadnock Valley Railroad Greenfield 7¼" - 2500' private 5 see website  
North East Live Steamers Raymond 2½", 3½", 4¾", 7½" club 50 see website  
Silver Lake & Ossipee RR Silver Lake 7¼" private 5 see website  
New Jersey
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Centerville & Southwestern           see: Phillipsburg Railroad Historians
Iron Acres Railroad           Closed in 2008
Jersey Shore Live Steam Organization New Gretna 7¼-7½" - 3500' park 10 see website  
New Jersey Live Steamers Somerset Hills 3½", 4¾", 7¼" club 206 see website  
Phillipsburg Railroad Historians Phillipsburg 9-7/16 museum   see website  
Pequannock Valley & Western Railroad Co. Pequannock 7¼" private   see website also see Pequannock Valley & Western Railroad Co. in NY
South Jersey Live Steamers South Vineland ? club   call 856-845-9531
Tuckerton Railroad           see: Jersey Shore Live Steam Organization
White Coast Line Railroad Estell Manor 7½" - 1856' private 1 email  
New Mexico
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Alameda Park Narrow Gauge Railway           see: Toy Train Depot
Four Corners Live Steamers Farmington 7½" club 15 email looking for site
New Mexico Central Railroad Los Lunas 7½" - 900' private   email  
Rio LaPlata Southern Railroad Farmington 7½" - 1000' private 1 email  
San Juan Valley Railroad Farmington 7½" private 5 email under construction
Toy Train Depot
Alamogordo/Aalameda Park Narrow Gauge RY
Alamogordo 16" park   see website  
New York
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Adirondack Lives Steamers Saratoga Springs 7¼" club   see website  
Chautauqua Live Steamers Sinclairville ? club   call 716-962-3256
Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley Railroad Milford 18" RY Hist Soc.   see website  
Finger Lakes Live Steamers Clyde 4¾", 7¼" club 137 see website  
Long Island Live Steamers, Inc. Brookhaven 3½", 4¾"-1800', 7¼-2700'" club 150 see website  
MN&D Railroad Farmington 10" private   email portable for events
Mohawk Valley Railroad           see: Pequannock Valley & Western Railroad NY
Mud Creek Central Railroad Rapids 4¾"-1000'
7¼"-10560'
private 25 see website  
Niagara Frontier Live Steamers Eden 3½", 4¾", 7¼" club      
Peconic County Miniature Railroad Greenport 16" - 2640' private 12 email summer Sundays only
Pequannock Valley & Western Railroad Nelliston 7¼" - 5280' private 9   also see Pequannock Valley & Western Railroad Co. in NJ
Tonawanda Creek Model Engineers Amherst 3½", 4¾", 7¼" club 50 email  
North Carolina
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
ACL Minature Railroad Greenville 7½" - 1200' private   email  
Blue Ridge Summit Railroad Boone 7½" - 2640' private   see website  
Carolina and Southern RR Autryville private 2   forming club
Central Carolina Live Steamers Apex 7½" - 20000' private      
Hill Ridge Farms Express Youngsville 16" business   see website Ride Fee
Hurley Train Station Salisbury 16" park   see website Ride Fee
Iron Horse Express Williamston 24" - 2500' park   see website Ride Fee
J&M Railroad Banner Elk 15" - 720' private 2 email  
K.G. Railway St. John 7½" private 4 email planned 2000'
Mikram & Southern Live Steamers Winston-Salem 7½" private      
Nottingham Hill Railway Murphy 7½" private 2 email  
Rio Grande Southern R.R. of North Carolina Randleman 7½" private 1 see website email
Shelby Rotary Train Shelby 16" park   see website Ride Fee
Soggy Bottom Railroad Whitakers 15" private 1 see website  
Southern Piedmont Live Steamers Inc. Oakboro 7½" - 2100' private 21 see website  
Triad Live Steam Club Inc. Harrisburg         disbanded as of 12/2012
North Dakota
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Sky Line Railway Hensler 4¾" - 750' private 5 email anyone with 4.75" equipment welcome
Ohio
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Ashtabula, Cortland & Youngstown Railroad Williamsfield 12" private   email  
Alvada Two Footer Alvada 24" private   see website  
B & B Railroad Depot Oregon 7½" - 2300' private   see website Bed & Breakfast
Bluebird & Western Belpre 15" private      
Buckeye Rail Model Engineers Galion 7½" club   ?  
Carillon Park Rail and Steam Society Dayton 3½" - 1200'
4¾" - 1200'
7¼-7½" - 4200'
club   see website  
Central of Missouri Railway Co. North Royalton 7½" private 6 email  
Cinder Sniffers Inc.           see Cinder Sniffers Inc., IN
Crawford County & Bucyrus Western Railroad Bucyrus 7½" museum   No Info My no longer be active.
Dewey Nutwood & Tyrrell Fowler 7½" - 600' private 8 email E-Mail to arrange visit
Dublin & Grandville Western Railroad Columbus 7½" private      
Erie Metro Live Steamers Sandusky 7½" club   email or call:
419-656-1650
419-433-2433
First City Grand Scale Railroads Marietta 15" private      
Great Northern Ohio & Massillon Eastern Railroad Massillon 7½" private 14 email or call:
330-309-5930
Lake Shore Live Steamers Kirtland 7½" - 3300' club   see website  
Mill Creek Central Railroad Coshocton 7½" private   see website  
Northeastern Ohio Live Steamers Medina 3½", 4¾", 7½" club in park   see website  
Northwest Ohio Railroad Preservation, Inc. Findlay 15" - 2640' museum   see website Ride Fee
Northwestern Ohio Live Steamers Toledo 7½" private 23 email  
Pittsburgh, Akron & Western Railroad Medina 7½" private   email  
Pretty Darn Close Railroad Russell 7½" - 460' private   see website  
Rusty Creek Lumber and Coal Co. R.R. Findlay 7½" private   email  
Shandon & Okeana Shandon 15" private 2 see website RR at Diamond Car Works
Tri-State Locomotive Club           see: Tri-State Locomotive Club, MI
Vulcan Forge Short Line RR North Lawrence 15" private 1 email  
Walden & Lakeshore Railroad Jeromesville 7½" private      
Wilder-Mack Railroad Ney 7½" - 2640' private 1+ email  
Oklahoma
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Blue Bird Southern Railroad Grove 7½" - 4600' private 4 call 918-786-6688
Boggy Bottom Railroad Caddo 7½" private 2    
Locomotive Operators of Central Oklahoma McLoud 7½" - 6600' club 45 see website  
Muskogee and Northwestern RR ? 7½" private   call 918-683-8751
Oak Mountain & Indian Springs           see: Locomotive Operators of Central Oklahoma
Tulsa Live Steamers Tulsa 7½" club   call 918-446-4864
Southwestern Live Steamers Caney
Oklahoma City
7½" private 150 see website Group of private railroads in OK & TX
Oregon
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Central Oregon Area Live Steamers
Eastern Cascades Model RR Club
Bend 7½" - 2300' club 30 see website  
Coyote Ridge Logging Railroad Banks 7½" private 2 none not ready for visitors
Emerald Valley Model Engineers Eugene ? club      
Foots Creek & Southern Railroad Gold Hill 7½" private 3 see website  
Grand Island Railroad Dayton 7½" - 3600' private 15 see website  
Klamath and Western Railroad Inc. Chiloquin 7½" - 12000' club 45 see website  
Logsden Valley Railroad Logsden 7½", 14¼" private 2 email  
Lake View Farms North Plains 16" park     Ride Fee
Meadows and Lake Kathleen Railroad Deadwood 18" private 40 see website For Sale
Oregon Transportation Museum Sheridan tba museum   see website  
Over The Hill Live Steamers           see: Klamath and Western Railroad Inc.
Pacific Northwest Live Steamers
Shady Dell Pacific RR
Molalla 7½" - 4600' club 85 see website  
Phoenix and Holly Railroad Canby 15" park   see website Ride Fee
Soggy Sod Railroad Astoria 7½" private   see website  
Southern Oregon Live Steamers Medford 7½" - 7900' club-park   email  
Sweetbrier RV and Train Park Scio 24" - 5280' park   see website Ride Fee
Train Mountain Railroad Chiloquin 7½" - 89,760' Mutual benefit organization 192 see website Train Mountain Members Association
Meet Fees
Willamette & Kings Valley Railroad Philomath 7½" private   see website  
Willow Creek Railroad Brooks 7½" - 5575' club   see website  
Pennsylvania
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Bucksgahuda & Western St. Marys 24" private   see website  
Cagney Railroad
Strasburg Rail Road
Strasburg 15" park   see website Ride Fees
Collegeville and Southern Railway Collegeville 18" private 1 see website  
The Conestoga and Northern Conestoga 12" private   email  
Cumberland Valley Live Steam Railroad Chambersburg ? club   call 717-477-8387
Dolittle, Seemore, and Nap Railroad Galeton 7½" private 6 see website  
Foster Brook and State Line Railroad Bradford 24" private 1    
Independent Live Steamers statewide 4¾", 7¼-7½ private     Several member tracks
Keystone Logging Railroad Co. Hyndman 7½" - 150' private 2 see website  
Laurel Run Railroad           see: Reading Society of Model Engineers
Ligonier Valley Railroad Greensburg 7½" - 1800' private   email  
Pennsylvania Live Steamers Rahns 2½" - unk
3½" - unk
4¾" - 3000'
7¼" - 3200'
club 150 see website  
Pisgah Central Railroad Shermans Dale 7½" private      
Reading Society of Model Engineers Reading 4¾", 7¼", 15" club   see website Some Ride Fees
Rough and Tumble Engineers Historical Association Kinzers 15" club   see website  
Southern Allegheny Live Steam St. Michael         Disbanded
Springville & Southern Railroad unk 7¼" private      
Tuscarora Valley Railroad Ickesburg 7½" - 4000' private   see website  
West Penn Live Steamers W. PA 3½", 4¾" club   call 412-221-9365
Rhode Island
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Benson Mountain RR Chepachet 15" - 4,000' private 15 email  
Indian Lake Railroad unlisted 7¼" - 1,800' private 4 see website  
Nasonville Valley Railroad Company unlisted 7¼" - 1,538' private 2 see website Father Finelli's railroad
South Carolina
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Blue Ridge Railway Club Williamston 7½" - 2200' club 7 email 864-933-7389
Carolina Live Steamers Pawleys Island 7½" club 3 email 843-237-1638
Moore & Cumberland Southern Railroad Spartanburg 7½" - 1850' private   see website  
Palmetto Live Steamers
Three locations
Anderson
Anderson
Easley/Greenville
7½" - 800'
7½" - 1000'
7½" - 2000'
private group 12 see website 864-844-1046
South Dakota
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Western Dakota & Keystone Railroad Edgemont 7½" private   email  
Tennessee
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Arrowhead / Aerospace Museum Manchester 7½" - ~2500' museum   see website Train runs 2nd Sat,
May-Nov
Ride Fees
Cass Railroad Cass 4¾" private   email  
Cedar Springs Railroad Riceville 7½" - 200' private 2 email 2½" scale
(inactive)
Chattanooga Society of Model Engineers, Inc.       210   see: Eagle Point Railroad
Coffee County Museum, Inc. Manchester 7½" museum      
Doe River Gorge Railroad Hampton 36" - 6864' private   see website Ride Fees
Eagle Point Railroad Dunlap 7½" - 12000' private   see website Not open to public
Mid-South Live Steamers, Inc. Columbia 7½" - 10000 club in park   see website  
Texas
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Able Springs and North Texas Railroad Terrell 7½" private   see website Southwest Live Steamers
Alamo Area 7+ Gaugers San Antonio area 7¼-7½" private   see website Small group with several private tracks
Annetta Valley & Western Railroad W. Fort Worth 7½" - 8442' private/club 15 see website  
Breckenridge Park Miniature Railway San Antonio 7½" park   see website  
Cedar Rock Railroad Austin 16" - 6864' park   see website Ride Fees
Comanche & Indian Gap Priddy 7½" private      
Cypress Creek & Southern           see: Houston Area Live Steamers
Dublin and Rio Grande Dublin 7½" private     Southwest Live Steamers
Henderson Trains Inc. Houston 4¾" ?   email  
Houston Area Live Steamers Hockley 4¾" - 1200'
7½" - 6800
club 132 see website  
KlimsvilleTrain and Petting Zoo Azle 12", 14", 16" private 6 email Admission/Ride Fees
Little River Miniature Railroad Buckholts 7½" - 6000' private 1 see website  
Marek Mountain Mining and Railroad Company San Antonio 7½" private 1 see website  
Midland Minirail ? ? private   email  
Norfolk and Western Model RY Boyd 7½" private 3 see website Rebuilding (2010)
Ouray & Ironton Electric Railway, Light & Power Arlington 7½" private   email Under Construction
Ruptured Duck and Dafler Railroad Devine 7½" private      
San Jacinto Model Railroad Club, Inc. Houston 7½" club   email  
Southwestern Live Steamers Devine
Katy
Midland
Terrell
7½" private 150 see website Group of private railroads in TX & OK
Southwestern Railroad Magnolia 7½" - 3000' private   email  
Tumbleweed & Dry Gulch Midland 7½" private   email  
Zilker Park Train Austin ? park   see website  
Utah
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Midway Shortline Railroad Tooele 7½" private   call 801-566-6647
S & S Railroad Train Park & Museum Farmington 7½" museum   see website  
South Weber Model Railroad Club South Weber 7½" club 20 see website  
Utah Live Steamers
Salt lake and Utah Railroad
Lindon
(but relocating)
7½" club 15 email Looking for new location
Vermont
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
The Cold Creek & Northern Railroad Huntington 7¼" - 3500' private 6 see website  
Franklin County Central Railroad Fairfax 7¼" - 190 private   email under construction
Mill Brook Railroad Windsor 7¼" - 7½" - 350' private 10 see website under construction
West River Mountain Railway West Dummerston 7¼" - 300' private   email expanding
Virginia
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Blue Ridge Live Steamers, Inc. Roanoke 7½" club   see website  
C&O Railway Heritage Center Clifton Forge 7½" - 2400' museum   see website  
Forest & Western Railroad Forest 7½"-4¾"
2000' - 1400'
private   see website  
Goose Creek Railroad Bristol 24" private   see website  
Grasshopper Shortline Railroad Suffolk 7½" private 8 email  
Linstan Lines Railroad Palmyra 7¼" - 2200' private   see website  
Valley Live Steamers Goodview 7½" club   call 540-890-3615
Washington
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Alger Miniature RR Society
Lookout Mountain Gospel RR
Alger 7½" - 900' club
(church)
9 email or call:
360-510-0690
Anacortes Train and Rail Anacortes 18" park   see website info outdated
B&M Railroad Spokane 7½" - 350' private 1 email part of Inland Empire Live Steamers Group
Crystal Creek, Puget Sound and Pacific Railroad
Crystal Creek Tree Farm
Maple Valley 24" - 5280' private 7 see website Ride Fees
Columbia River Northern Bickleton 7½" - 2500' private   see website  
Don Thornton's Railroad Olalla 7½" private      
Great Northern & Cascade Railway Skykomish 7½" - 2500' club/park 12 see website  
Great Northern RY
Battleground Great Northern
Battleground 7½" - 700' private 10 email  
Great Nowhere Railroad Moses Lake 7½" private 0   inactive
Great Western Island Railroad Friday Harbor 7½" - 2000' private 2 email  
Inland Empire Live Steamers Group Spokane 4¾", 7½" informal club 40 email 6 area railroads
Kitsap Live Steamers Port Orchard 7½" club 99 see website  
Lilliput Northern Railway
(Valley Prairie Hall)
Chattaroy 4¾" - 320' private 1 see website  
Milwaukee of Olympia Olympia 7½" - 250' private 2 email  
North Pacific Coast Railroad Battle Ground 7½" - 1900' private   see website  
Ophir Mines Railway Castle Rock 7½" - 740' private   see website  
Pacific Beach & Summit Railroad Clinton 7½" private   see website  
Pelican Bay & Sallal RR Langley 7½" private   by invitation  
Portland Astoria Western RR Vancouver 2½", 7½" - 60' private   email  
Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes Railroad Shelton 7½" private      
Wenatchee Riverfront Railway & Navigation Association Wenatchee 10" park 10 see website Ride Fees
Western Washington Live Steamers Shelton 7½" club      
Woodinville & Snohomish Railroad Snohomish 7½" private      
West Virginia
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
             
Wisconsin
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Argyle & Eastern Railroad Argyle 12" museum   see website Toy Train Barn
Chipewa Valley Railroad Association Eau Claire 16" - 2640' park   see website Ride Fees
D. & M. Railroad Markesan 7½" - 1320' private 2 email  
Dells Live Steamers and Model Engineers Club, Inc. Wisconsin Dells 7½" - 1700' club 8 see website 30' radius
Green Bay Live Steamers Union Green Bay 2½", 4¾", 7¼-7½", 12", 141/8, 15", 16" club   call 920-469-0011
Green County Gulch Railroad           see: Argyle & Eastern Railroad
High Oaks Railroad Kansasville 7½" - 1700' private 3 email  
Little Falls Railroad and Doll Museum Cataract
[Sparta]
12" private   ? Ride Fees
Milwaukee County Zoo , Safari Train Milwaukee 15" park zoo   see website  
Milwaukee Light Engineering Society Jackson 7½" club      
Pike Lake and Eastern Railroad Hartford 7½" private      
PJ&J Shortline Fort Atkinson 7½" - 400' private      
Riverside and Great Northern Wisconsin Dells 15" society   see website Ride Fees
St. Croix Railroad Inc. Hudson 2½" - 1147'
3½" - 1147'
4¾" - 5300'
7½" - 4700'
club   see website  
Whiskey River Railway Marshall 16" - 15840' park   see website Ride Fees
Wilkinson Railroad Fennimore 15" - 700' museum   see website  
Wyoming
Railroad/Group Location Gauge(s) - mainline track length Type # of Members Visit Policy Notes:
Riverview & Twin Lakes Railroad Riverton 15" private   see website