Indiana Large Scale Railroaders is a group of enthusiasts, modelers and collectors who enjoy large scale model trains. The club was formed in 1989 as “The Indiana Big Train Engineers”.  Now called the “Indiana Large Scale Railroaders”, the club today has around 80 members located primarily, but not exclusively, in Indiana. Click on items under the “About” menu in the banner above to learn more.

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For Sale Items

There is a new listing in the “Other Category” for items by Gene Walker… Pictures are available on request

2016 Fall Newsletter + Banquet reservation form +Address change

The new 2016 Fall Newsletter is now available …

Also the Banquet Reservation form ….. and the Notice of Address change…

Notice     Notice
After the Newsletter was printed, we became aware that the Golden Corral
Restaurant on Shadeland  Ave. was suddenly CLOSED. Therefore, we are now switching our Banquet location to the Golden Corral in Greenwood, IN.;
160 S. Marlin Dr. Everything else stated on your reservation form remains
the same. You will still use the same reservation form and return before the stated deadline to Marion Hensley.
Driving Directions: (1) Via I-65, take the Greenwood Exit and drive westbound on “E Main St.” (2) Continue west, crossing US 31 (E. Main becomes W. Main)
(3) Turn Right at Highway 135 (northbound) . You are almost at your destina-
tion as you pass a Bob Evans and Meijer Gas Station on your left. (4) Just past
the Meijer Gas Station, turn left onto Applewood Dr. (5) In 1 block, continue
across Marlin Dr. and you will be arriving at our Golden Corral on your left.

Jeff Carter HOBO dinner


Due to anticipated rainy weather, this outing has been cancelled…

Jeff Carter is hosting our next outing with a twist. You don’t want to miss this fabulous railroad.

For a sneek preview of his layout visit: http://www.nmra2016.org/#!blank/c92r

Dave & Lucy Beck – July 30 Open House

Thanks Dave & Lucy for opening up your wonderful train playhouse.  The views included everything from elevated trains to a large indoor layout, plus 2 outdoor layouts.  Thanks again for a delightful afternoon…..

Enjoy the pictures:


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Pictures from June 18, 2016 Bud Hunter & Rex Bowman Openhouse

Thanks Andy for the great shots …… Everyone enjoy

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