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Long bouncy bridge experience

A beautiful massive suspension bridge. Windy today but we still walked across the the other side... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gordon B
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Edmonton, Canada
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Historic bridge with great view of the Red Deer river

This historic bridge was built in 1931 for the miners working in the Star coal mine. Now it offers... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Janice W
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St. Albert, Canada
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All reviews afraid of heights free attraction fun walk red deer across the river picnic tables quick stop lots of parking coal mining interesting history worth a stop short drive hoo doos nice stop stretch your legs few minutes atlas coal mine
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank Maggieb3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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.

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 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.

Thank Les B
Reviewed September 12, 2018

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 September 12, 2018

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 September 10, 2018

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 September 4, 2018 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 September 2, 2018 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
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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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