February 2010

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 & news


Garden railway basics

A weighty issue

Greening your railway

Plant portraits


Raising steam

Steam in 7/8" and 1" scales

Online station

Online station related links

Product reviews

Accucraft Saxonia III K live-steam locomotive

Chuff pipe for live-steam locomotive

Dremel high-speed rotary hand tool

Scenic Accents-Fishing Buddies

Chuffer pipe video

Accucraft Saxonia III video

If I’d only known. . .

Wood floats

Insert: Plan #95B

Build a 1:22.5-scale SR&RL caboose interior


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