Desert Ops

Important Dates

Registration Opens - May 1

Hotel Rate Deadline - Aug 19

Layout Selection By - Aug 31

Packets AVailable - Sept 19

Session 1 - Sept 20, 1-5

Session 2 - Sept 20, 6-10

Open House - Sept 20

Session 3 - Sept 21, 8-12

Session 4 - Sept 21, 1-5

Dinner - Sept 21, TBA




Desert Ops 2015 - Tucson - September 20-21

Welcome to Desert Ops 2015 in the "Old Pueblo" city of Tucson. This annual model railroad operations weekend in Arizona is held in Tucson in odd-numbered years and in Phoenix in even-numbered years.

Once again the Desert Ops 2015 hotel will be the Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites at 5151 E. Grant Rd. The group rate is $92 per night, with an upgrade rate of $112 per night.

Tucson International Airport is served by six airlines with nonstop service to 14 destinations. Tucson is about a two-hour drive from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport.

Open House tours will be available at one new layout near Tucson. See the 'Information' menu tab.

We hope you will enjoy your stay in Arizona. If you have any questions not covered at this web site, contact