Category Archives: Trains

Day Out With Thomas 2010

A couple of weeks ago we headed back to the Colorado Railroad Museum with the Metcalfs for the museum’s Day Out With Thomas event. The kids all had a great time, though I think the thirty minute ride on Thomas, in which the train circled the museum four times at an agonizingly slow speed, was […]

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Conductor Muriel

We don’t have a train layout yet, but we sometimes set up an oval the kids to play with. In this case Muriel is in control of the New York Central’s 7795 steam engine.

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Colorado Train Museum

Is anyone surprised that we went to the Colorado Railroad Museum last Sunday, on our second weekend here? Or that we bought a year membership? It was a big hit with the children, so I think we’ll be putting that membership to good use. Rowan’s favorite engine, though it was frustrating to have to share […]

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