WST News:

We are in need of volunteer Operators, Conductors and station staff. No experience necessary, will train. E-mail for info


Willamette Shore Trolley

Take a scenic trolley along the Willamette River

Ride in a Vintage Trolley from Lake Oswego into a dark tunnel and meander thru posh neighborhoods. Soon you will be on a high trestle overlooking the beautiful Willamette River and continue along the Willamette River into Powers Marine Park. From there you will return to Lake Oswego. A perfect outing for families and couples. 

You will riding on a historic rail line dating from the late 1800s. The tunnel dates from 1912. At one time electrified interurbans ran on this line from Portland to Oswego and on to Hillsboro, McMinnville and Corvallis. The Vintage Trolley itself is a replica trolley in the style of Portland’s own Council Crest cars. Two of the original cars can be found at our museum in Brooks. The Vintage Trolleys did run on the MAX Line  and Portland Streetcar before coming to Willamette Shore Trolley.  

Learn more about the WST History and our trolleys


Willamette Shore Trolley
311 N. State Street
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Phone: 503-697-7426

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Schedules & Fares 

Scheduled Trolley Service runs weekends starting Memorial Day weekend thru the end of September. 

Normal Trolley Service has ended for the 2016 Season. Normal Trolley service returns in May of 2017.

All trips depart from downtown Lake Oswego

> See our 2017 schedules & Fares 

Events  & Charters

The WST has special events through out the year. By far the most popular event is the Christmas Ships runs held in December. 


Our trolleys are also available for charters for birthdays and other celebrations or activities  


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