How to make hills and mountains for your train layout

Model Train Hills

Plan your layout This is the most important part of your the whole process when making hills and mountains for your model train layout. There’s nothing worse than laying down your track, adding ballast, and then realising that you actually wanted this part of the track on a hill. Or worse yet, spending ages on … Read moreHow to make hills and mountains for your train layout

Top 5 Train Sets For Kids – [Review]

Lionel Thomas The Tank Engine Train

Kids love trains, that’s just a fact. Everything from real life steam trains right down to watching Thomas the Tank Engine on the TV. For parents, they’re amazing too for a number of reasons; It’s a really fun hobby that stretches from child to adult options. This means you can grow and connect with your … Read moreTop 5 Train Sets For Kids – [Review]

[2019 Review] – Best Model Train Sets for Beginners

Kato USA train

Love train sets, or have someone in your family that does? Electric train sets are the perfect gift for yourself or a loved one! Train sets are an awesome hobby to help you relax after work, or even to help you socialize more in local clubs if that’s your thing. The problem is, where do … Read more[2019 Review] – Best Model Train Sets for Beginners

Best Model Train Scale For Beginners […And why it’s HO!]

Best Beginner Train Scale

So you want to get into model railroading, but don’t know where to start? Well, there’s a lot to consider. Especially what model train scale is best for beginners. This’ll be a short post because it’s a pretty straightforward answer. So what’s the best scale for a beginner? Well, objectively it’s HO scale. Why? Because … Read moreBest Model Train Scale For Beginners […And why it’s HO!]