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A Special Wish Foundation - North Central Ohio chapter is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to granting the wishes of children under the age of 21 who have been diagnosed with a life-threatening disorder. We are very proud and honored to work with this group!

The Cleveland Train Shows, Inc. is billed as "The Most Complete list of Model Train Shows, Model Train Auctions, and Antique Toy Shows in the Greater Cleveland Area and North East Ohio." Not only does it have train displays and shows, it also has Train Shops listed for the Clevelenad/Akron areas!

The Columbus Garden Railway Society (CGRS) is a unique, organization whose goals are to have fun with garden railroading and the sharing of information. They have no formal organization, constitution or by-laws. They are simply an informal gathering of people interested in gardening and railroading. The only rule is the 10-foot rule, which loosely translates to: "If it looks good from 10 feet away, then it is good enough".

Corso’s includes a greenhouse, flower shop, garden center, landscape department and a wholesale perennial plant division. The greenhouse includes 160,000 square feet of production area to grow plants for the Flower Shop and Garden Center. An additional 200,000 square feet of growing area is used for wholesale perennial production, where over 2 million plants are grown to supply a seven-state area. Over the years, there have been many changes and improvements at Corso’s, but one thing has remained the same since the beginning…We are a family-owned company committed to the highest level of quality and integrity in all that we do.


Crocker Park is one of the most exciting developments of its kind in the country. A brilliant mix of known retail stores, spacious office buildings, great restaurants, luxury apartments, relaxing green spaces and even whole neighborhoods of single family homes combine into a lifestyle experience that makes Crocker Park a great place to do just about anything.




Created in December 1984, their mission is to bring their readers garden railroading information in all its forms from around the world. Garden Railways combines model trains with the outdoors, including product reviews, how-to projects, and more in their bi-monthly publications.


The The Greater Cincinnati Garden Railway Club (GCGRS) was founded in 1990 by a small group of garden railroaders and has grown to over 60 families, the majority of whom live within 100 miles of Cincinnati. We operate on the premise that garden railroading is a hobby for the whole family. The structure of the organization is kept as informal as possible to maintain the emphasis on FUN. Meetings consisting of brief business sessions, presentations, programs, clinics, and discussions are usually held the third Saturday or Sunday of each month at a member’s home, place of interest, or meeting room.



The The 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.



Lake Metroparks FarmPark is a family-oriented science and cultural center devoted to agriculture and farming. They provide a connection to our agricultural roots, helping people understand where our food and clothing come from. Whether it's a horse or tractor-drawn wagon ride, visiting the dairy farm, meeting pigs, sheep, goats and chickens, or watching the border collie help to keep the sheep together as they herd them from one end of the field to the other, the fun memories and facts will entertain all!



ITT Products was founded in 1990 out of a desire to create an exciting, rewarding business. Our HQ series sound effects modules are programmed from our vast library of sound scenarios created over many years. We are sure these sounds will open up a new realm of realism for your layouts. In addition to the sounds in our library, in many cases, custom sounds can also be created to meet your specific needs.


he Lakeshore Garden Railway Club is an established organization with over 25 years of operational experience. Our club meets once a month at an appropriate location, such as displaying our portable modular railway at a local train show or meeting to view a garden train layout. If you are interested in joining the LGRC or would simply like to learn more about our organization, please send us a message using the "contact us" form and we will respond to your request as soon as possible. 



Since 1979, LSRA volunteers have lovingly cared for the L&WV, and in 1991, the members purchased the railroad from Norfolk Southern. Today, they own 20 miles of right-of-way and operate over 6 miles of active track. They have famously run the Fair Trains since 1992, along with holiday specials, charter trains, photo runs, the Lincoln Furneral Train, and more! Learn more and become a member today at the Lake Shore Railway Association!




The Miami Valley Garden Railway Society is a train group in the Dayton, Ohio area. Very friendly and active, with some very talented members. Members' photo gallery, members-only newsletter archive.


A supplier of bonsai plants, organic vegetables, and sharing a wealth of knowledge is the Mulberry Creek Herb Farm. They are located on Bogart Road, 1.5 miles east of S.R. 250 and 2 miles west of Rye Beach Rd. Bring a packed lunch and eat out under the pavilion. Bring a slice of bread and your little ones and have them feed our peacocks or chickens. Spend an hour or spend the day in the country...come and enjoy the good life! 



The The Pittsburgh Garden Railway Society is a family-oriented group of people who enjoy activities associated with garden railroading: gardening, creating outdoor model train layouts, running our trains, and sharing our ideas and knowledge with others.


USA Trains has the largest selection of G Scale rolling stock in the WORLD! With everything from Ready-To-Run train sets and themed car series to Repair Services, USA Trains can fulfill your needs.

Reindeer Pass Railroad stocks the latest model trains, G scale trains, USA trains, LGB locomotives, Bachmann trains, train accessories, track, batteries, remote control systems, G scale buildings, garden railroading scenery, lights, sound systems and parts to keep your model train layout beautiful year round. They also do installs-Battery and Sound!!!


We are the gurus who set up the website you are currently browsing! Servicing Sandusky, the Lake Erie Shoreline, and surrounding areas since 1982. Anything computer or computer-related, we probably have an answer for you. From computer repairs to training to converting home VHS video tapes to DVDs, our services are unique and cost-effective. Go to our website and find your answers at a c0mputer guru, the guys with the answers!



A website that was suggested to us by two of our audience members: retired social studies teacher, Bill and Alexa, one of his local library's youth department members. They found our site informational and have used it in their studies of transportation history and it's expansion westward with trains. Alexa was the girl who first found this website and everyone in the youth department loved it so much that she wanted us to share it with you! Enjoy and keep that feedback coming!!