Washington › That NW Bus
Added by Dane Nilsson
- "Drive" a school bus
- Explore an abandoned relic from your childhood
- Add your own touch of art to the bus
- Short walk from you parking spot
A broken down, graffiti covered, abandoned school bus!
Located 7 miles southwest of Washtucna, WA resides the social media named & famed, #thatnwbus. It's easy to find, easy to walk to and very close to Palouse Falls; a very popular and stunning Washington attraction.
The bus is right off of Highway 260. If you're headed northeast, it will be on your right. Parking is easier from this direction because you can pull off of the road into the gravel and park without having to cross the highway. From your parking spot, it's only about a 500 foot walk through some tall, dead grass to the bus. Be sure to watch your step as there is sharp rusted metal debris and broken glass laying around in the area as well as inside the bus.
To find the bus easier, the coordinates are 46.694428, -118.425014.
It's a great place to hang out with friends, have a picnic or take some photos at during your trip to Palouse Falls.
- Shoes that will protect your feet from broken glass & rusted metal
- Picnic Lunch
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Close to Palouse Falls
Very close proximity to Palouse Falls State Park, so easy to tack on to a trip. Arrived around 7am and coyotes were howling near by which made gave the bus even creepier vibes. Very cool setting, worth the quick stop!
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