Advocating modern rail transport in the state of Washington
Official website of the Amtrak Cascades rail corridor
View the location and status of nearly every Amtrak train at a glance.
Award winning blog about bikes and other non-polluting transportation choices.
A grassroots, statewide coalition of high speed rail supporters
Cascadia Rail is a new (2018) organization of advocates for NW high speed rail.
At Portland State University, College of Urban and Public Affairs
A website and think tank devoted to data-driven analysis of cities and the policies that shape them.
Protecting and improving rail service between Washington, Oregon, and California.
(Updated 2018) Scenic train rides in Northeast Oregon.
New! Everything about the Empire Builder..
What you can do to improve passenger rail travel.
Professional blog of transit planning consultant Jarrett Walker.
NARP is now the Rail Passengers Association.
Agency responsible for freight and passenger rail planning and operations.
Serves organizations that operate, use and support railroads in Oregon
Coalition to restore passenger rail from Portland to Eastern Oregon, Boise and beyond.
(Blog inactive as of July 2017.).
Although (naturally) Seattle-centric, frequent posts on topics of broad NW significance.
Blog featuring a diverse array of significant rail issues.
BC affiliate of Transport Action Canada (formerly Transport 2000 Canada).
National coverage of existing and planned rail systems. Detail-rich.
Together we can realize a better transportation system that works for all Americans.
Transportation Issues Daily
Inactive as of 2017.
Great online transit information means more riders, less hassle.