The Red Electric trail is a proposed trail along the route of the old Red Electric tram line.
This trail will go west from Hillsdale somewhat paralleling, but staying south of, the Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway. You can learn more about it by downloading the pdf brochure.
A walker’s guide to the Red Electric — Walk along the historic route of the Red Electric.
History of the Red Electric railroad line from Portland to Eugene with historic maps and pictures
Red Electric Time Table from 1926
Red Electric Trail on Facebook — includes announcements of upcoming work parties