CALDWELL MODEL RAILROAD CLUB & HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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The Caldwell Model Train Club was started by a group of men and women who enjoy the hobby of model railroading and anything associated with trains; watching, taking pictures and riding the rails.

About Our Club

The Caldwell Model Train Club was started by a group of men and women who enjoy the hobby or model railroading and anyting associated with trains; watching, taking pictures and riding the rails.

They met for the first time at the Sunrise Cafe Restaurant in Caldwell, Idaho on January 19, 2005 and agreed that they wanted to form a club. Two weeks later, they met again and elected a president, secretary, and treasurer.

Their next meeting was February 23rd in their first clubhouse, on the 3rd floor of the Eagles Lodge in downtown Caldwell.

The founding members were Bill and Helen Stobie, Randy Fee, Dave Wilson, Joe Bell, Marvin Dennis, Joe Pierson, Mike Sinnott, Duane Smith, and Gary Swope.

Today our club owns it own building were we have a 25 x 40 ft HO layout under construction and a sepaerate room for a 12 x 15 ft N scale layout. We also maintain several protable layouts and a club module setup.

Club Hours

Wednesday 7PM - 9PM (Business Meeting First Wednesday of the Month)

Saturday 1PM - 4PM

CMRC on TV

The below video was a news piece done early in the club's first couple years at our original location.

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Membership

CMRC currently has members of all ages from throughout the Treasure Valley