You may not know where the track ends, but persevere and you shall see. --Unknown


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Deadline is Dec 1st
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Great River Valley System


GRVS is the Twin Cities, Minnesota premier N-scale club utilizing both the N-Trak and T-Trak standards. We exhibit in about 15 shows a year all over the Midwest. In addition, GRVS itself puts on two shows each year:

Westminster Train Show
Great Minnesota Train Expo

Join us at one of our meetings, meet the gang. The only requirement is a desire for railroading, small and large.

This Month's Meeting

December 13

The GRVS Holiday Dinner will be the next meeting. The signup link is under the LogIn box. Map to the restaurant is in the Calendar, over ===there===>

After that...

January 10

The next meeting will be held at the Southdale Library.

Dues is due and we will continue collecting at the meeting. Or you can send your dues directly to Ron B.

Website Changes

Sep 21- In MEMBERS the GRVS filter now flags the committee members
Apr 26- New images in PICTURES
Feb 13- Log in to add captions to PICTURES
Feb 8- Model railroad calculations are now available as links in CLINICS
Includes online calculations, computer program, and Android app
Jan 26- Preliminary plan for Randolph
Jan 17- New image in PICTURES
Jan 15- NTrak Newsletters can now be found in ARCHIVE




date namevenuecity
Jan 06-07    Red Cedar Train Show    U of Wisconsin    Menomonie, WI    plan  map
Jan 06-07    Great Train Expo-CB    Mid America Center    Council Bluffs, IA      map
Feb 10-11    Barron County Train Show    Rice Lake Mall    Rice lake, WI       map
Feb 17-18    Mad City    Alliant Energy Center    Madison, WI      map
Mar 17-18    La Crosse Train Show    Omni Center    Onalaska, WI      map
Mar 24-25    Randolph    Randolph High School    Randolph, MN      map
Apr 07    Granite City    Rivers Edge Conv.Center    Saint Cloud, MN      map


date name venue city time
Dec 13    GRVS Dinner    Berry Sweet Kitchen    Minneapolis    6:30       map
Jan 10    GRVS    Southdale Library    Edina, MN    6:30       map

Flea Markets

date name venue city time
Feb 03    Great Upper MidWest Sale    Century College    White Bear Lake, MN    9:00 - 2:00       map
Apr 14    Great Upper MidWest Sale    Century College    White Bear Lake, MN    9:00 - 2:00       map