Visitors are Welcome

Visitors are welcome on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am to 4 pm. We have three model railroad exhibits to enjoy including the Donner Pass historical rail line, the Scenic Ridge for kids, and the Feather River Route (currently under construction). We are located in the Antique Gas and Steam Engine Museum (AGSEM) in Vista, California. …

Become a Member

Our guild membership is open to anyone who is interested in the model railroad hobby. We take our motto, “If we’re not having fun, we’re doing something wrong!” seriously. Short Track RR is a great organization. From neophyte to Master Model Railroader (we have three MMRs), we welcome modelers of all skill ranges

Short Track Calendar

Visitors welcome

  • Saturdays and Sundays – 10am-4pm

Members Business Meeting

  • 1st Thursdays – 6:30 pm

Members Operations night

  • 2nd Thursdays  – 6:30 pm

Clinics (when scheduled)

  • 4th Thursdays – 6:30 pm
Explore the Exhibits

Here are more ways to explore the railroad exhibits:

  • Learn about the actual history of this section of the transcontinental railroad and the towns that have grown along with it.
  • Look for hidden “treasures” by trying one of our scavenger hunts.
  • View the track plans and details surrounding the construction of each exhibit
View the Photo Gallery

Check out the photos and videos of the various exhibits. For other current photos, view them on our Facebook and Instagram sites. You can find longer videos on our YouTube site.

AGSEM Events 2024
  • AGSEM Fiber Arts Fiesta – April 6,7 from 10am-4pm. (Our trains will be running.)
  • AGSEM Museum Mixer hosted by Short Track Railroad Guild – May 4 at 4 pm (museum members only).