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Address: 311 N State St, Lake Oswego, OR 97034-3158
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Great Christmas Ship Viewing!

Rode the trolley to view the Christmas Ships for the second year in a row. The trolley was packed with mostly adults. Narration was great. The inside of the trolley was tastefully... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
JG-Wman
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rode the trolley to view the Christmas Ships for the second year in a row. The trolley was packed with mostly adults. Narration was great. The inside of the trolley was tastefully decorated with Christmas lights. The wood inside the trolley is warm and inviting. Will definitely do this again next year!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This historic trolly begins running every spring from Lake Oswego to an area that is walking distance to downtown, Portland. It's rout runs along the Willamette River, through neighbohoods of beautiful and interesting river view and/or riverfront homes. Little kids love the experience of this short, but fascinating Trolley ride.

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

I drove to Lake Oswego on a Sunday to ride the Willamette Shore Trolley. They were running at Noon and 2 PM that day in September. I parked nearby and walked to the small red gift shop located at 311 N. State Street. Where I purchased my ticket. Bought a T-shirt, magnet, mug, and a few postcards of vintage trolleys.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

This replica tram is an attempt to recreate the heyday of Portland's original streetcars (trams) that apparently ceased in August 1949, 67 years ago. Today Portland thankfully has a modern hybrid light rail/ tram (streetcar) network that has grown in recent years, but in 1949 tramcars that looked like Birneys were in use. This replica tram (number 514) has a... More 

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This trolley ride s a fun activity for a little kids in particular. It is a bit bumpy but the view is terrific and it feels like a blast from the past.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We took the 12:00 route on a Saturday, and it was a great experience. The conductors (3) were so nice, and the perfectly restored replica was terrific. A great way to spend an hour and see the river.

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

My 4 year old granddaughter begs me to take her on this historic trolley every year and yesterday was my third time for the hour long ride. Replica of a 1903 streetcar that used to run up to Council Crest. Wicker seats that slide back and forth depending on car direction. wide open windows with a view of the Willamette... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our 45 minute There-and-back ride on the trolley. Conductor Mike was easy going and accommodating. We saw some trespassers climbing on the trestle which made for some excitement! It was fun to catch a glimpse of how the fancy people live sine the trolley literally goes through their front yards in many cases. There is some tree cover... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

For the 2016 season, starting memorial day weekend, everything is spic and span. A new and beautifully landscaped parking lot with four outdoor benches makes this a place to book a trolley ride on one of the vintage trolleys (replicas of 1904 council crest cars which can be admired in Brooks (OR) at Antique Powerland, in the OERHS carbarn. The... More 

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Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

We rode the trolley/streetcar last Sunday afternoon. The trolley is pristine and a step back in time. The conductor was friendly and the other volunteer was very informative and nice to chat with. The rain was misting and the fall colors along the Willamette River was beautiful. My granddaughter loves trains and it was so much fun. The conductor let... More 

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