When The Roosevelt Island F Train Subway Escalators Don't Work, It's A Very Long Climb Up - 159 Steps
The Roosevelt Island Twitterverse reports:
When the escalators don't work, Americans have to exercise. @ Roosevelt Island https://t.co/6aagmzH0dy— Jan Strasky (@Johnzik) February 22, 2017
According to this Roosevelt Island 360 2009 post:
Roosevelt Island 360 was an excellent local blog - it is missed.Apparently a runner from the Prospect Park Track Club who likes climbing subway stairs has counted the Roosevelt Island subway station's steps and placed us third in total stairs among comparable stations:
>209 steps - Lex/63rd Street
>175 steps - Smith Street
>159 steps - Roosevelt Island...