Pine Car Derby

Compete against other Pioneers to take home the trophy this April!

Boys qualify for this event by placing well in their district or train derbies.  All districts may send up to 6 cars for craft and up to 6 cars for speed, regardless of how many trains they have, but districts with more than 6 active trains may send 1 car for each active train for craft and 1 car for each active train for speed.  Trains that do not have a district race may send 1 car for craft and 1 car for speed.

The International Pine Car Derby will be held on Saturday April 18, 2020 at Lakeside Lutheran High School, 231 Woodland Beach Rd, Lake Mills WI 53551

The entry fee for those boys that qualify is $8.00



Click the link below for the RULES of pine car building!!

International Pine Car Building and Specs REV 10-14-19 

Tracks are commercially available, and LP may have information o tracks that are available from time to time from trains that no longer use them, or have purchased new ones.

Or ....  trains can build their own.  One set of plans that CAN be used is at the link below.

Track Plan Specs