CID / NMRA Timetable

CID Track Talk Program

Monday, December 12, 2022 @ 7:15 PM

This Track Talk will focus on the items you have on your list for Santa. Each person will have an opportunity to talk about something you are requesting or wish you could request.

Lebanon Train Show

Sunday, January 29, 2023

Our next CID / NMRA Train Show is set for early January 2023 at the fairgrounds in Lebanon, IN. CLICK HERE for more information about the 2023 show (times, address, contest theme, etc.).  Vendor opportunities are outlined on a separate flier found at this LINK; please review the information included on a second page of the vendor handout.

CID Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to all the participants in the recent Photo Contest. Check out the winning entries on this page: CLICK HERE

The Rusty Spike

The most recent edition of the CID's popular newsletter is available on-line.  Simply click on the link below for a full color version of the Fall 2022 issue!  CLICK HERE

Note: Older editions of The Rusty Spike are also now on-line under the "About Us" menu above.


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Layouts In The CID

There are some outstanding  layouts around the Central Indiana Division of the NMRA.  Many of the layouts were featured in our recent NMRA Highball to Indy 2016 Convention!

Link to CID Layouts

Nat'l & Region Info

The National Model Railroad Association is our parent organizational body.  The organization establishes standards to make all the products of our hobby work together in a reliable and consistent manner (and so much more!).

Link to NMRA.ORG

Extra Fare!
There are many more train-related activities in Indianapolis and the Central Indiana region that you might like to do.  We have added an "extra fare" site to highlight the many opportunities.
Check it out - Plan to ride trains big and small, and other Train Shows.
Link to Extra Fare

Contact our BackShop experts with your questions, your ideas, your needs.