CN's Tunnel Yard at Sunrise [Dan Meinhard]

Modeling Railroads

Railroad modeling is an active hobby in Michigan.  Many hobby enthusiasts have home layouts and meet as groups to discuss the latest techniques in creating a realistic operations.  Others join together to build and operate layouts in centralized locations.

To add your club to the list of model railroad clubs in Michigan and nearby, email the name and website to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The following is a list of model railroad clubs in Michigan:

Ann Arbor Model Railroad Club

Battle Creek Model Railroad Club

Blissfield Model Railroad Club

Cadillac & West Michigan Model Railroad Club

Capital Area Railway Society (Dewitt)

Cass County Railroad Club (Dowagiac)

Central Michigan Model Railroad Club (Jackson)

Clinton Northern Railway (St. Johns)

Copper Range Model Railroad Club (Houghton)

Detroit Historical Museum (Glancy Train Collection)

Durand Union Station Model Raiload Engineers

Elkhart IN Model Railroad Club

Grand Rapids Model Railroad Historical Society

Grand River Valley Model Railroad Club

Gratiot Valley Railroad Club (Mt. Clemens)

Great Lakes Steamers

"Hotbox" - Northcentral Region NMRA

Kalamazoo Model Railroad Historical Society

Lansing Area N-Trac


Lansing Model Railroad Club

Mid-Michigan Railroad Club (Marshall)

Mid-Michigan Railway Historical Society

Muskegon Railroad Historical Society

North Central Region 8, NMRA

Northern Michigan Railroad Club (Traverse City)

Rails on Wheels (Saline)

Redford Model Railroad Club

Riverbend Model Railroad Club (Jennison)

Saginaw River Valley Model Railroad Club

Society of N-Scalers (Royal Oak)

Southeastern Michigan S-Gaugers (Troy)

Southwest Michigan Garden Railroad Club (Coloma)

South Oakland County Model Railroad Club

Stoney Creek Model Railroad Club (Rochester Hills)

Upper Central Michigan Railroad Club

Western Michigan Model Railroaders

White Creek Railroad (1:8 scale)

Z-Central Station (Z scale)

Photo:   CN's Tunnel Yard at Sunrise [Dan Meinhard]