Are you a railroad hobbyist looking to add to your collection? We have all the trains and accessories you need. Milepost Hobbies is a hobby store that offers new and used model trains located in the town of Perth, New York.

Father's Day Sale!

Saturday June 15th will be our annual Father's Day Sale featuring 20% off all in stock items (No special orders or layaways). Sale is one day only. No exceptions. 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Father's Day Sale 2019


Milepost Hobbies was opened in December 2012 by an individual with nearly 20 years experience in Model railroading, plus 15 years of working and/or running another area model train shop. He has brought his knowledge and experience to Amsterdam in a friendly and intimate environment. Big enough to have what you're looking for, small enough to give personalized service, close enough to drive to.

With a great selection of new and used model trains, you are sure to find something that interests you. Add to your existing collection or start one with someone close to you. We have all the trains and accessories you need to start this fantastic hobby.


Anything railroad oriented or themed, we have it. If you’re looking to create your own railroad world, we have lots of items for creating a beautiful scene. Our train shop also carries books and magazines about railroading.

With 25 years of experience, we are the hobby shop that understands our clients. When you need new or used model trains and accessories, Milepost Hobbies in Perth, NY is the train shop you should visit.

New & Used Trains

Check out our great selection of new and used model trains. We buy and sell all scales of model trains. We feature HO scale, O scale, N scale, G scale, and S scale model trains. Some of the brands we carry are:
• Atlas®
• MTH®
• Lionel®
• Athearn®

Books & Magazines

Browse our large variety of railroad themed books and new railroad magazines. We carry books by Morning Sun Publications. Our books and magazines will tell you everything you need to know about model railroading and prototype railroads. Some of the publications we carry are:
• Trains
• Railpace
• Model Railroader
• Railfan & Railroad

Scenery Products

We have been expanding our scenery department here at Milepost Hobbies lately with products from JTT®, Scenic Express® and Woodland Scenics®. New arrivals include JTT trees, flowers and plants, Scenic Express Super Leaf and Woodland Scenics Pollen. Come see the new products today. These scenery products are perfect for making scale model scenery. Our hobby store also carries track, track accessories, buildings, and more, including:
• Trees
• Water
• Shrubs
• Rock Formations

Radio Controlled

Check out our newly revamped and expanded RC department! While or specialty will always be model trains, we understand the need to expand on our small RC inventory. Swing by today to see the new assortment.


Are you interested in learning more about what we have to offer you? We are more than happy to provide additional information about our products or services. For product pricing details, service timelines, ordering information, or any other questions you have, give us a call at (518) 842-4270 or come by the shop.