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“free attraction”(20 reviews)
“fun walk”(7 reviews)
Rosedale, Drumheller, Alberta, Canada
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All reviewsafraid of heightsfree attractionfun walkred deeracross the riverpicnic tablesquick stoplots of parkingcoal mininginteresting historyworth a stopshort drivehoo doosnice stopstretch your legsfew minutesatlas coal mine
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This historic bridge was built in 1931 for the miners working in the Star coal mine. Now it offers great views of the Red Deer river.

Thank Janice W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's always interested to see something from so many years ago. Definitely worth checking out if you're in the area.

Thank danniedee21
Reviewed 1 week ago

A mesh and wire suspension bridge which is certainly not original. Work a look if passing. It does sway when crossing but is not too high.

Thank Les B
Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting site with a good deal of history, the walk up the hill on the opposite side gives a great view of the river valley.

Thank PhilipN1
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short few minutes from the highway where you can take a walk across the Rosedale Suspension Bridge that once crossed over to the Star Mine Site. Very windy the day we went but that just added to the fun of the adventure.

Thank Gail W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an interesting bridge which was originally built to accommodate the miners going to the mines. It is quite a long bridge over a small river which holds a maximum of 21 people. We found the bridge particularly swaying when large people with heavy...More

Thank MsFudd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No one else there when we stopped and a free attraction. Very enjoyable visit, not far off the road on way to HooDoos and Wayne.

Thank jfrmck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fun little stop. Easy to find off the highway just follow the signs. Bit of history and love all the locks on the bridge. A little trail on other side to go up top of hill.

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My teenage boys had a blast walking back and forth on this. One of them even climbed up on the hill. It was fun but like some said there's nothing else around but just the bridge. It was worth the short drive from hoodoos though.

Thank AsianDiva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for something else to do near Drumheller, this might be for you. Not much to see other than the bridge here.

Thank Jonathan H
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September 12, 2017|
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Response from AJK143 | Reviewed this property |
No you cannot bike across the bridge. I'm sure you can bike to the bridge depending on where you are biking from!!!
August 25, 2015|
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Response from Fitzsidu | Reviewed this property |
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January 4, 2015|
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Response from kayceelaw | Reviewed this property |
I imagine it would still be safe to go on the bridge but I would not venture past it on the other side. The metal will likely be slippery so I would advise caution.