The Blue Line continues generally north from downtown to
a terminal at Old Town Transit Center. A small number of rush
hour trains provide service seven stations further out to Qualcomm
Stadium, along the Green Line route through Mission Valley.
From the rear window of an outbound trolley
not far north of downtown, this view affords a fairly good perspective
on the up and down
nature of this portion of the line, as well as on its closeness to the Amtrak
and Coaster and freight route on adjacent, ground-level, tracks. It
would have been nice if some sort of rail activity could have been
included in the scene.
of the city's skyline is also in view. Of all the largest cities in the
country in population, San Diego's highest building is the most