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La Conner Rainbow Bridge

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Address: , La Conner, WA 98257
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Bike the bridge

This red metal arched bridge - along with the picturesque waterfront - is the most notable icon in the pretty town of La Conner. Attached photo taken from the Channel Lodge... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This red metal arched bridge - along with the picturesque waterfront - is the most notable icon in the pretty town of La Conner. Attached photo taken from the Channel Lodge shows both. Posters have mentioned driving, walking, and canoeing under the bridge, but I suggest you try cycling over and under it. The route to it through neighborhoods and... More 

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Tampa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

I both drove over it and kayaked under it. It is a pretty bridge and offers a nice view of LaConner but it is not something I would consider an attraction. It just happens to be a cool part of LaConner :)

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Yelm, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

It is a nice looking bridge which is seen from any part of the La Conner waterfront. It is lucky for La Conner that it is pleasing to the eye since it is a dominate feature.

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Coupeville, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

visually it is a very cool looking bridge surrounded by a park on the city side of the bridge. Underneath the bridge is an area to lauch a boat but watch out for the current.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Nice bridge for picture taking. But I really cant say it was worth the trip to just see it. Nice to say yes, I've been there and done that.

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Old Saybrook, CT
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

But the first of its design, so many bridges in the Northwest that came later are based on its design. The views from the bridge are pretty spectacular.

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Seattle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Rainbow Bridge connects Fidalgo Island and La Conner, crossing Swinomish Channel in Skagit County, Washington. If you are visiting the area (and you should) take a walk across the bridge for a great vantage point to see the town of LaConner in one direction then turn around to see the community of Shelter Bay.

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Atlanta, GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Drove over the bridge and a loop back around to Hwy 20. Nice drive through the trees. Good view of LaConner.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

La Conner can be difficult to get to as the normal roads are often busy. If you take Reservation road south off SR20 you get to La Conner on a lightly traveled road -- bonus is the great scenery on the way including the rainbow bridge. This is also a great way to access the tulip fields/festival from Whidbey Island... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The views from this bridge are gorgeous. Incredible spot to take photos from. The bridge itself...is a bridge. But definitely worth taking a look at if you are in the area.

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