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Great view

Something to see it was breath taking. I am sure it is much nicer in the summer time. Would visit... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
aea12018
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Waterford, Canada
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a beautiful view of red deer river

This bridge gives you a good view of red deer river and perfect if u want to have rest after a long... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2018
daemir
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Al Mawaleh South, Oman
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All reviews afraid of heights free attraction red deer fun walk across the river view of the river lots of parking picnic tables quick stop coal mining nice stop stretch your legs worth a stop few minutes a lot of fun atlas coal mine sway
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Something to see it was breath taking. I am sure it is much nicer in the summer time. Would visit it again. Looked like there were walking trails. It was to snow covered to venture out with children.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank aea12018
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Our grandchildren enjoy this attraction and when we have the opportunity when they visit us, we take them there. We were not able to do this in this past summer but have done it last year, 2017.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Agnes O
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a free attraction but certainly not for the faint hearted. It crosses the river to the old Star Mine site where there are lots of walks to follow. The bridge itself is quite bouncy and only 20 people are allowed on at once...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cossyann
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

This bridge gives you a good view of red deer river and perfect if u want to have rest after a long drive since the surronding has good parking lots and for free.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank daemir
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

How cool that this historic bridge is free! What a fantastic visit we had here. Lots of walks to be done, but research them before you go!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shonas804
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Only a few minutes off the road, lots of parking. Fun to explore on the other side of the bridge. Doesn't sway and not very high up.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Maggieb3
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful massive suspension bridge. Windy today but we still walked across the the other side where you can wander around anywhere. Unique bridge that is a must see in the Valley.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 565gordonb
Reviewed September 17, 2018 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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Janice W
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank danniedee21
Reviewed September 13, 2018

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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Les B
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Judydh
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!!!
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Tazeenhasan
August 25, 2015|
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Response from Fitzsidu | Reviewed this property |
No cost
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Nas403
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.
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