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Point Ruston in beautiful Tacoma has it all. Gorgeous views, friendly people, and plenty of bike friendly activities are just waiting to be explored! As you travel north, up to Point Defiance Park, be sure to stop and admire the yachts moored at the Tacoma Yacht club. 

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Tacoma is the Perfect Destination for a Car-Free Adventure

On a recent car-free day trip, my husband and I relied on four modes of public transportation (plus some walking) and discovered there’s more to Tacoma than the Dome. Covered surreys are a popular way to get around the Waterwalk at Point Ruston, a residential, dining and entertainment complex on the site of the former Asarco smelter. Bikes and four-wheeled surreys can be rented from Wheel Fun Rentals on the Waterwalk at Point Ruston.

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Sound Transit also operates the 590/594 express bus between Seattle…

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Written by Carol Pucci, Special to the Seattle Times