Spud Valley Model Railroad Club

Spud Valley Model Railroad Club Housed in the former Kathryn Depot building at Bonanzaville in West Fargo, the Spud Valley Model Railroad Club has been in existence for over 50 years.

Spud Valley MRC operates an HO-scale layout with over 400 feet of track in the depot building. It also operates a portable N-scale layout at shows and exhibitions.

07/02/2019

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30pm. All who love trains are welcome.

Thrifty Nickel Want Ads-Idaho Falls/Pocatello
06/15/2019

Thrifty Nickel Want Ads-Idaho Falls/Pocatello

Hmmm........🤔

06/04/2019

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30pm. All who love trains are welcome.

06/03/2019

Apologies for the very early notice of this week's meeting. In my efforts to be proactive, I forgot what day it was. Our business meanings are the first Tuesday of every month. - Tim

06/03/2019

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30pm. All who love trains are welcome.

True, true...
05/09/2019

True, true...

Rail Passengers CEO Jim Mathews fights back on The Washington Post’s misguided and mean-spirited May 3 editorial attacking America’s long-distance train service. and misses the mark on passenger rail in the U.S.

Mathews says the Post started with a false economic premise and finished by writing off tens of millions of Americans who don’t live in cities like the Post’s own D.C. headquarters.

Read more of Mathews' response here: www.railpassengers.org/happening-now/news/blog/washington-post-launches-misguided-attack-on-passenger-rail

04/08/2019
UNILAD Tech

Insane attention to detail!

I thought this was real at first glance. These diorama's built from scratch are insanely detailed 😲😍

By: Boulder Creek Railroad

04/02/2019

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30 p.m... All who love trains are welcome.

03/14/2019
People Are Awesome

If we had scenery guys like this....

Imagination becomes reality in this stunning realistic landscape construction! 👏 IG: minibricks.co

New MIB find for the club. Back when they released this, Life-Like must have had prognosticators on staff!
03/07/2019

New MIB find for the club. Back when they released this, Life-Like must have had prognosticators on staff!

03/05/2019

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30pm. All who love trains are welcome.

A couple of Minnesota shows in March... feel free to share!
02/28/2019

A couple of Minnesota shows in March... feel free to share!

Expanding in our region...
02/20/2019
NPRS expanding to Grand Forks - Railway Age

Expanding in our region...

Northern Plains Rail Services (NPRS) is set to begin construction later this year on the Grand Plains Rail Center, a new railcar servicing and repair facility at Grand Forks, N. Dak. The facility will complement NPRS’s existing repair facility at Erskine, Minn., as well as its mobile car repair op...

02/05/2019

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30pm. All who love trains are welcome.

02/03/2019
Mira y Aprende

Amazing, skilled technique...

Mira el realismo que tiene
Credit: Luke Towan - goo.gl/mkuyZj

01/30/2019
Federal Railroad Administration

FRA PSA.

18 FOOTBALL FIELDS: How long it takes a train to stop when there’s a car on the tracks. See for yourself:

Spud Valley Model Railroad Club's cover photo
01/29/2019

Spud Valley Model Railroad Club's cover photo

01/29/2019

Tuesday night's regular gathering at the clubhouse is canceled due to the extreme cold and winds. Our next meeting will be the business meeting February 5. Stay warm and safe, everyone!

Coping with winter.
01/15/2019

Coping with winter.

Hand carved snow train... Amazing

01/14/2019

Southern Red River Valley Division meeting at Duane's tonight at 7:00pm. PM if you need address/directions. All who love trains are welcome. If you have one, bring a rolling stock model to display that you have worked on/built/weathered/customized.

Red River NRHS Railroad History and News
01/10/2019

Red River NRHS Railroad History and News

Join us for Train Day at the Moorhead Public Library on February 9, 2019 from 10:30 to 3:00.

There's a map for that at BNSF Railway
01/09/2019
There's a map for that at BNSF Railway

There's a map for that at BNSF Railway

Over the course of nearly 170 years, BNSF has amassed more than 1 million documents related to our history. Now, we are undertaking one of the largest mapping projects in the United States by converting them into digital files for future use. Learn more on #RailTalk!

01/08/2019

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30pm. All who love trains are welcome.

Northern Plains Rail Companies
12/24/2018

Northern Plains Rail Companies

12/14/2018

Canadian Pacific Holiday Train ETA tonight:
Hankinson 6:30pm
Enderlin 9:05pm

12/06/2018
Timothy

Timothy

Footage and info on UP4141.

12/05/2018
Timothy

Timothy

UP 4141 to roll soon, carrying 41.

12/04/2018

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30pm. All who love trains are welcome to join us.

11/26/2018

SRRVD meeting tonight, Nov. 26, at 7:00 @ Duane's place. We will have a short meeting and watch a video unless someone wants to do a presentation. We will regroup and plan our upcoming meetings, including working on the T-Trak. See you there.

Small Business Saturday... support your local hobby shop! The orange tags are out. Some Athearn Genesis locos are marked...
11/24/2018

Small Business Saturday... support your local hobby shop! The orange tags are out. Some Athearn Genesis locos are marked down 25-30 percent right now. Expand your rolling stock collection with bulkhead flats, icebox reefers, farmers co-op hoppers and more... ❤

Spud Valley Model Railroad Club
11/24/2018

Spud Valley Model Railroad Club

Red River Modular action at the downtown public library. Continues again Sunday.
11/18/2018

Red River Modular action at the downtown public library. Continues again Sunday.

11/07/2018

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30pm. All who love trains are welcome.

11/06/2018

Sorry for the meeting note earlier... forgot what day it was. 😫 - Tim

A marketing slick from NS. An interesting look into how tech is shaping that railroad's logistics.
11/04/2018
T Brand Studio

A marketing slick from NS. An interesting look into how tech is shaping that railroad's logistics.

How A.I., automation and predictive analytics are driving the next golden age of the railroad.

10/20/2018

Some action from last year's show on the Red River Modular Group layout.

Sunday... Sunday... SUNDAY!!!
10/19/2018

Sunday... Sunday... SUNDAY!!!

10/19/2018

Less than 48 hours to go... will you be there?

10/02/2018

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30 p.m. All who love trains are welcome.

Spud Valley Model Railroad Club
09/07/2018

Spud Valley Model Railroad Club

09/07/2018

Now that the fall season has begun (Not football, people...), here are a list of regional shows through the end of the year. If you hurry, you can catch the last day of the National Narrow Gauge tomorrow...

Sept. 5-8 National Narrow Gauge Convention, St. Paul
Sept. 15 Twin Cities MRC Fall Show & Sale, St. Paul
Sept. 29-30 Manitoba Mega Train, Winnipeg
Oct. 20 Newport MRC Show & Sale, Woodbury
Oct. 21 Spud Valley Hobby Show, Fargo
Oct. 27-28 Thunder on Rails, Thunder Bay
Nov. 3-4 Great Train Show, Shakopee
Nov. 10 Granite City Train Show, St. Cloud
Nov. 17-18 Trains At Christmas, Sioux Falls
...and...
Nov. 3-Feb. 23 Night Trains (Saturdays) at Twin Cities MRC

09/04/2018

Business meeting tonight at the clubhouse at 7:30 p.m. All who love trains are welcome.

Address

Bonanzaville
West Fargo, ND

General information

Club meetings are weekly on Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. Business meetings are the first Tuesday of each month. Club membership is open to individuals 18 and older; membership dues are $6 per month. For more information on the club, contact Don at 701-234-9351.

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