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Big Dam Bridge

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7600 Rebsamen Park Rd, Little Rock, AR 72207-1616
+1 501-340-6800
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Great place to watch barges go through the lock!

Whether you bicycle here along the River Trail or drive to get here, walking across the Big Dam... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charlie B
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Roseville, California
Quick, easy outdoor fun

Easy to find and a great way to get a quick break from hotels and meeting rooms. The one mile... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ksloan1252
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Arkansas
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“arkansas river” (121 reviews)
“riding bikes” (12 reviews)
LOCATION
7600 Rebsamen Park Rd, Little Rock, AR 72207-1616
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+1 501-340-6800
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"longest pedestrian"
in 26 reviews
"arkansas river"
in 121 reviews
"riding bikes"
in 12 reviews
"nice walk"
in 33 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 25 reviews
"pinnacle mountain"
in 39 reviews
"burns park"
in 13 reviews
"both sides"
in 20 reviews
"great exercise"
in 13 reviews
"great view of the river"
in 8 reviews
"trail system"
in 9 reviews
"across the river"
in 13 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 9 reviews
"clinton library"
in 12 reviews
"barge"
in 49 reviews
"walkers"
in 50 reviews
"lock"
in 36 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you bicycle here along the River Trail or drive to get here, walking across the Big Dam Bridge over the Arkansas River offers spectacular views up and down the river. The bridge was built for bicycles and pedestrian, wide and easy to stop and...More

Thank Charlie B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy to find and a great way to get a quick break from hotels and meeting rooms. The one mile walking bridge crosses the Arkansas River. Also, there is a nice connecting trail on the North Litttle Rock side if one mile isn't enoigh.

Thank ksloan1252
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a long weekend in Little Rock on a cycling trip. Big Dam Bridge was definitely on my to do list and I'm glad I did! The BDM connects to the trail system around the Arkansas River. The view of the Arkansas River is...More

Thank Thomas D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Big Dam Bridge connects Little Rock and North Little Rock trail system. It is the longest pedetrian and bicycle bridge in the world built for that purpose. The trails are paved and follow the Arkansas river for 17 mile round trip. Additional trail miles...More

Thank DANIEL O
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Little Rock's Big Dam Bridge is a great place to take a scenic walk on the longest pedestrian and bicycle bridge in North America that has never been used by either trains or motor vehicles. You get a great view down the river on both...More

1  Thank Garald S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a good view of the Natural State this is a wonderful Landmark to visit. Kids get the chance to run across the bridge which spans the entire Arkansas River and gasp at what they see onions wildlife and important landmarks. It is...More

Thank jrsplorer
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The name is all the hype. The bridge was a long walkway with lots of power walkers when we went. Not much of an attraction to someone from out of town, other than my youngest still laughing over the name.

Thank Travis T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was not too impressed with this bridge. I really thought the name of it was the best. May have enjoyed it better if it wasn't so hot outside.

Thank jillybean78
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

My family and I frequently utilize the Big Dam Bridge for walking and biking. The construction of the bridge made a significant improvement to the already plentiful bike paths and trails in central AR.

Thank annestefanova
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We were on a road trip and looking to hit the highlights. This bridge was fun to walk and we got to see how the locks worked while a barge was going through. Great scenery and a beautiful way to end the day.

Thank mamachickto4
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zaki364
July 15, 2018|
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Response from juliecL5854DA | Reviewed this property |
First, you cannot get to the Big Dam Bridge from the Clinton Library. PArk at the bridge, you can literally cross it in 15 minutes or spend hours there. Hope this helps.
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Coolhandluke87
June 12, 2018|
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Response from kratos2057 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you have to bring your own.
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Jamie E
January 21, 2018|
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Response from Scott D | Reviewed this property |
There are no signs stating drones are off limits. But always best to call city and ask. Sorry Im not more help.
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