Have you driven across the Tacoma Narrows Bridge and wondered what it was like during the days of Galloping Gertie? Or heard the stories about the giant octopus that live under the bridge and wondered if the tales were true? On the Narrows Bridges tour with Destiny Harbor Tours, I found out that the low-grade steel of Galloping Gertie had the same amount of carbon as the Titanic and that playful giant octopus liked to kink up the torch hoses of the men rebuilding the bridge.
Read more at “Destiny Harbor Tours: Galloping Gertie & Giant Octopus“* at WaggonerGuide.com.
*This article is geared toward boaters, but the information is useful for travelers of all kinds.