October 2007

Garden Railways has been the leading magazine devoted to the hobby of outdoor, large-scale model railroading for more than 30 years. Each issue brings you step-by-step modeling projects, fascinating photo tours of garden railroads, unbiased product reviews, new product announcements, tips from the experts, and much more!

Plus, subscribers get exclusive online access to the Railroad Gardening Library, product reviews, project plans, bonus articles, and more. Whether you’re new to the hobby or a seasoned veteran, this magazine is for you!


From the Editor

Notes from Marc

Notes & news

What's new for the garden railroader


Views from our readers

Garden railway basics

Take better photos: Part 1


Forest trees: Big trees for miniature worlds

Pathways resources

Plant portraits

Dwarf candytuft

Plant portraits resources


Miniature gardening

Scribblings on a workshop wall

Seeing shapes


Upcoming shows and exhibits

Raising steam

More common questions

More common questions

Online station

A large-scale guide to the Internet

Online staton resources

Product reviews

Accucraft's K-37

Bachmann two-bay hopper cars

House of Balsa cutting wheel and arbor

Grex air compressor

Train storage system

If I'd only known . . .

A warehouse full of trouble

Insert: Plan

Build a 1:20.3 scale steam-powered winch


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