Tuolumne Forks is an O&3 freelanced narrow gauge logging and mining railroad. Bob Brown is the editor and publisher of the Narrow Gauge and Shortline Gazette. This layout combines mining and logging with a tourist line. The operation follows the Lake Tahoe Railway and Navigation Company’s transport of tourists from Workshop to the Lake Tahoe Resort. The railroad is famous among narrow gauge enthusiasts like Bob Brown.
Bob Brown is one of today’s finest builders. He has built the Tuolumne Forks as an operating diorama that showcases his extraordinary eye for color and detail. The Tuolumne Forks is known to be a great model railroad because Bob has the artistic ability to see the everyday clutter as art.
Bob Brown gets a lot of satisfaction from building model railroads and he has met many wonderful people through the years from this hobby. Bob believes that the future of narrow gauge railroading is that it is going to be booming. There are magazine articles about narrow gauge railroading and new kit manufacturers coming out. Bob Brown talks about how you can buy the basic equipment in all scales and gauges, from Nn3 up to G scale.