Coastal Douglas-Fir Zone (CDF)



Coastal Douglas-Fir Zone (CDF)

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Ridable Miniature 7.5" Railways of interest


bullet Burnaby Central Railway   at Confederation Park
bullet Vancouver Island Model Engineers   Victoria BC   Photos from Victoria
bullet West Coast Minirail   Squamish BC
bullet Prince George Railway & Forestry Museum
bullet Kitsap Live Steamers   Port Orchard (near Seattle)
bullet Train Mountain Railway Museum   Hwy97 South Oregon
bullet Chula Vista Live Steamers   near San diego CA
bullet Joshua Tree Southern Railroad Museum    photos here
bullet South Shore Communications A page of links to clubs in the Pacific Northwest

Suppliers and Hobby Information    Our intent is to buy essential parts and have members build.
These sites give ideas on what's needed; with volunteer labour; costs are often much less.

bullet BC Preserved Locomotives
bullet Wikipedia on the live steam hobby
bullet our favourite buy/sell site
bullet our favourite magazine article site - check out #47
bullet  good ideas for parts - look at "examples of our work"
bullet RMI Roll Models Inc in Fresno CA - good source for wheels and many other things - including 2 1/2" scale trucks.
bullet Plum Cove Studios good ideas here too
bullet Tom Bee Trucks   very popular trucks for rolling stock
bullet Great American Train Company
bullet EP Stores  our suppliers for plastic  railway ties
bullet a fully built live steam engine costs $20,000
bullet Geared Steam .com  - info about Climax, heisler and other logging locomotives


bullet 3 leaf contracting
bullet Quality Parts

 of interest

bullet Calendar and local information (
bullet Powell River ATV club
bullet PR Peak -  write-up in the Peak Aug 24
bullet PR Living - The Parson's railway  PR Living issue June 2010.