"Ice Worm" on the last day of operation, August 1965.
Photographer unknown


Ice Worm

This motor bus, the Ice Worm, was operated from Portage to Whittier from June 25 through August 16. It was owned by the operators of the Chenega Inn at whittier and was operated by the Alaska Railroad under contract. The bus carried 15 passengers and there was always a scramble for seats. This above picture was taken by Diana Tempest, wife of ARR Operator Dave Tempest at Whittier.