Chris Haon's LP & CL Railroad (G)

Over 5 Years on Tour
Contact Information

Layout Tour Dates

Sunday, November 1, 2020 - 9:00am
Cancelled
The virtual layout tour video release for C. Haon's LP&CL RR has been canceled.

Important Note: For 2020, there will be no "open house", in-person layout tours.  All Piedmont Pilgrimage tours will be "virtual", video-only tours.

Layout Description:

A simple garden railroad that we started about 8 years ago.   We have a mix of steam and diesel, passenger and freight trains.  We enjoy running trains with our son and spending time in the garden.  Each year we add little something and hope to add a water feature soon.

Scale

G Scale

Size

25 ft x 100 ft

Prototype

None

Locale

Southeast United States

Era

1940’s - present day

Style

 

Len. of Mainline

2 x 250 ft mainlines

Layout Height

On the ground

Benchwork

Earth

Roadbed

Crushed gravel

Trackwork

Aristo-Craft & AML Brass Track

Turnouts

16 Aristo-Craft Wide Radius Turnouts

Min. Radius

10 ft

Maximum Grade

3.5%

Scenery

Natural vegetation, black eyed susans, thyme, rosemary, whatever catches our eye at the nursery

Backdrop

Our front yard

Controls

Aristo-Craft Revolution w/ track and battery power

Wheelchair Accessible

Yes - in driveway area