Welcome 2019 NGRC Attendees!!

Staver Locomotive and The Rose City Garden Railway Society (RCGRS) is proud to welcome you to Portland, Oregon, for the 35th National Garden Railway Convention to be held from August 27th through 31st, 2019!

We can’t wait for you all to enjoy an evening at our layout. We are showcasing our table-high layout renowned for its steam engine activities. We also have an amazing workshop space where we fabricate all sorts of railroad related items. The layout is both indoors and outdoors, with water features, trestles, and bridges. Attendees are welcome to bring your own steam or battery operated locomotive to run on this layout as well!


Registration for the 2019 Spring Steam Up is NOW OPEN!

Click Here for Registration.

Also, Save the Date for our Fall Steam Up: September 19-22!

Our space

Staver Locomotive, located in a restored historic building in the heart of Portland’s NW industrial area, is home to a growing ecosystem of 1:32 scale model trains, buildings, and environments. Staver’s is also home to a machine shop with a collection of 3D printers, CNC machines, lathes, and all the other equipment we use to cut, carve, machine, and mill our growing community of models.

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