pine car derby
Pine Car Derby

2023 International Pine Car Derby - Information and Instructions

2023 International Pine Car Derby for Lutheran Boy Pioneers

April 15, 2023 

St John's Lutheran School 317 N 6th St Watertown WI 53094

Check-in from 10:00am-noon - Racing begins at 12:30pm

Snack bar on site

Each boy may register one car in only one category. Craft/Design cars will not be raced.

The entry fee will be $10 per car (except that cars needing to be shipped back individually rather than to the Train or District as a group of cars will be charged $15.

Pre-Registration required by April 8th using the form below (one entry per car)


2023 Pine Car Derby Pre-Registration

2023 Pine Car Derby Pre-Registration


Event Selection
Grade or Class
How will you participate?
How will Your car be shipped?

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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 about 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