Top 10 Christmas Train Sets for Under The Tree [2019 Review ]

Lionel Mickey Holiday Train

We’re not really sure HOW Christmas Train Sets Under The Tree got started, but we’re all for it! As a kid, nothing really bet the magic of Christmas morning, opening presents and time with family, and having a model train set race around the tree really helped add to that atmosphere! From toy xmas trains … Read moreTop 10 Christmas Train Sets for Under The Tree [2019 Review ]

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]

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!]

The Ultimate Model Train Guide! – [Updated 2019]

model train layout

What are model trains? If you’re on this page, chances are good you already have a rough idea what model trains and model railroads are. But for the uninitiated, they’re small, life-like versions of real trains that hobbyists build detailed tracks for. So why on earth do they do this? Well, it’s the same reason … Read moreThe Ultimate Model Train Guide! – [Updated 2019]