Scale Rails of Southwest Florida
|The Depot, 1262 Piney Road, North Ft Myers, 33903|
We are a group of people in the greater Fort Myers, Florida area who are interested in Model Railroading. We have among our membership people with a wide range of experience in modeling, from beginners to Master Modelers. We are constantly working to improve our HO, HOn3 and N Scale layouts. We are always open to new members.
General Club Meetings:
-General Club Meeting 6/11/2022
Club Open to Members:
See Covid quidelines on Activites page
The club reached a new milestone, 50 members. Welcome new members John Cafaro and Ed Lupo
Two new AC systems are planned for installation on Wed, 5/25/2022. Will be a busy day.
Operating Sessions will be held every Monday night from 6-8:30pm starting 11/1/2021.
Building Technical Teams:
Rolling out program starting June 2021. See details on Activities page.
Open to members: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am-2pm. Associate members should check and see if a Founding member will be present on Monday and Wednesday.
Scale Rails will be closed to the public until medical and state officials say it is safe to be open. Hoping to open in the fall.
Hours Open to the Public when possible [currently closed]:
Hours: Tuesday and Saturday; 10:00am to about 2:00pm.
Admission: Free. Donations always appreciated.
Closed on Holidays and Holiday Weekends.
Often trains are not running during the lunch hour 12-1. Might have a video playing.
** Normally on the second Saturday of each month we have a business meeting from 11:00am-12:00pm. During the meeting we are closed to visitors. During the summer months (May-Oct) we continue to have monthy meetings but do not expect to have a quarum. Email will be used if an issue needs to be voted on by the Founder members.
Directions: We are in North Fort Myers, at 1262 Piney Road. It is easiest to take business 41 to Pondella Rd (west). We are just before Rt. 41 and in back of the Speedway station. Turn right on Piney Rd, then 300 feet on right.
All members of Scale Rails of Southwest Florida are also members in the National Model Railroad Association, and the Sunshine Region. For more information about these organizations please go to their web sites, which can be reached by clicking on their names in our menu to the left side.
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The E-Depot Created: 8/23/2015
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