NP Prairie Line / Fort Lewis
Author: Dick Seelye
Date: 07-29-2007 - 18:56
422-461 / 464-423 out of King Street 6 mornings a week.
Tacoma Station via the freight yard to the start of the South Tacoma hill, then down into the station heading back towards Seattle. Compound articulated took the train back up to the hill line, then pushed it up to South Tacoma Shops. Memorable, from the back platform. Tours available.
See Table 60 for the rest of the trip to Hoquiam. Scheduled back at King Street at 8:20. 21 stops each way.
Sound Transit is trying to figure out how to get up most of the same South Tacoma Hill with one unit. Stay posted.