Line 6 – Downtown to Downtown

Time: 36 minutes Berkeley-to-Oakland, 39 minutes Oakland-to-Berkeley (on schedule) Official Line Description: Downtown Oakland to Downtown Berkeley via Telegraph Ave. and Southside Berkeley (UC campus). Terminuses: Berkeley: Oxford at Center Oakland: 10th at Washington Activities / destinations / stops: Laurel Bookstore Endgame Cafe Endgame Store Geocaching     Notes:  Molly joined me on my #6 adventure …

Ladies Who Bus

In searching for precedents for my project I found these role models in London: a small group of retired women who set out to ride every bus in London. And they did it! Their project was a bit more ambitious (there are hundreds of lines in London), all the better to inspire me! They had pretty simple …

Beta Test: Trip Report

Line(s) ridden: 80, 81, 72B Outgoing Route:  80 from Ashby/California (Berkeley) Transfer to 72B at San Pablo/Ashby Get off at 3rd/Broadway (Oakland) Return Route: 72B from 2nd/? Transfer to 81 at San Pablo/Ashby  Get off at Ashby/California Activities / destinations / stops: Walgreens at 1st bus transfer for snack;  Farmers Market at Jack London Square …

Beta Testing

The kids and I rode the bus down to Jack London Square, and I decided to do some beta testing on posting and recording our ride, since we were riding anyway. First step for me when I take the bus is to simply ask Google maps how to get where I'm going. Priveledge #1, I …

1973 Bus – 72B

This was going to be another filler post, but then I noticed that this historical picture of an AC Transit bus was for the 72 on San Pablo, which presumably will be one of the buses I ride on this quest.

Post Number 2

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