Membership

We offer four classes of membership, each with different privileges: Family, Regular, Associate and Student.

All *NEW* memberships require an additional $25 initiation fee.

*Membership is not required to participate in various activities at the Railroad.

Regular Membership ($150/year)

A regular member must be at least 18 years of age, is allowed full access to the railroad at any time, is allowed equipment storage rental space (as available) contained on RLS Corporate property, hold full voting membership and is allowed the right to hold an office in the Corporation.

Family Membership ($205/year)

A membership for all family members living in the same household. Adults (at least 18 years of age) have regular member status and children (under the age of 18) have student member status. A family membership is limited to two votes in elections and can hold only one elected office at any given time.

Associate Membership ($65/year)

An associate member must be at least 18 years of age, may run trains only during meets and normal run days. Associates may run trains at other times only under supervision of a regular member. Associate members do not have equipment storage rental space rights on RLS Corporate property, do not hold office in the Corporation and do not have voting privileges.

Student Membership ($25/year)

A student member must be under 18 years of age, may run trains only during meets and normal run day and only under the direct supervision of a regular member. Students may run trains at other times, but only under the direct supervision of a regular member. Student members do not have equipment storage rental space rights on RLS Corporate property, do not hold office in the Corporation and do not have voting privileges.

To submit a membership application, download our RLS Membership Application today!