La Mesa Model Railroad Club HO scale with DCC and Sound layout.

Links to the National Model Railroad Association, San Diego Model Railroad Clubs, Railroad Museums, Public Displays, Train Rides, Public Trains and Trolley Service

 

National Model Railroad Association (NMRA)

 

Pacific Southwest Region, National Model Railroad Association

 

La Mesa Model Railroad Club HO scale with DCC and Sound layout.

San Diego Model Railroad Clubs

The Centennial Railway Garden
(San Diego, California, USA)
• Located outside the San Diego Model Railroad Museum.
• No website

Chula Vista Live Steamers
(Bonita, California, USA)
www.chulavistalivesteamers.org

La Mesa Model Railroad Club
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.lamesaclub.com
• Located inside the San Diego Model Railroad Museum.

North County Model Railroad Society
(Oceanside, California, USA)
www.ncmrs.org

San Diego 3-Railers
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.sd3r.org
• Located inside the San Diego Model Railroad Museum.

San Diego Garden Railway Society
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.sdgrs.com

San Diego Model Railroad Association
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.sdmrra.org
• Located inside the San Diego Model Railroad Museum.

San Diego S-Gaugers
(Grossmont, California, USA)
www.sites.google.com/site/sdsgaugers

San Diego Society of N Scale
(San Diego, California, USA)
• Located inside the San Diego Model Railroad Museum.
• No website.

Short Track Railroad
(Vista, California, USA)
www.shorttrackrr.org

HO scale Dead Rail model railroad. San Diego Railroad Museums and Public Displays 

Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum
(Vista, California, USA)
www.agsem.com

Old Town Model Railroad Depot
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.oldtowntrains.com

Pacific Southwest Railway Museum and Association
(Campo and La Mesa, California, USA)
www.psrm.org

Poway-Midland Railway 
(Poway, California, USA)
www.powaymidlandrr.org

San Diego Electric Railway Association, Inc. & National City Depot Museum
(National City, California, USA) 
www.sdera.org

San Diego Model Railroad Museum
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.sdmrm.org
• Located in Balboa Park.

 

San Diego Train Rides

Balboa Park Miniature Railroad
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.balboapark.org/attractions/miniature-train
• In Balboa Park, next to the San Diego Zoo.

LEGOLAND Express Train
(Carlsbad, California, USA)
www.legoland.com

Pacific Southwest Railway Museum and Association
(Campo and La Mesa, California, USA)
www.psrm.org
• The Campo location has train rides, a museum, gift shop, special events, locomotives, switchers, train cars, maintenance facilities, a railroad yard and more. The La Mesa location has a small museum and an outside display which has a steam locomotive, box car and a  caboose.

Poway-Midland Railway 
(Poway, California, USA)
www.powaymidlandrr.org

 

Pacific Surfliner at the Santa Fe train station at downtown San Diego. San Diego Public Train and Trolley Service 

The Coaster
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.gonctd.com/services/coaster-commuter-rail
• Service between downtown San Diego and Oceanside.

Metrolink
(Southern California, USA)
www.metrolinktrains.com
• Service between Oceanside and Los Angeles. 

Pacific Surfliner
(Southern California, USA)
www.amtrak.com/pacific-surfliner-train
• Service between downtown San Diego and San Luis Obispo, with spectacular ocean views. 

San Diego Trolley
(San Diego, California, USA)
www.sdmts.com

The Sprinter
(San Diego North County, California, USA)
www.gonctd.com/services/sprinter-hybrid-rail
• Service between Oceanside and Escondido.