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Kicking Horse Pedestrian Bridge

8th Ave North, Golden, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-344-2271
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Work of art - Passion of community

This bridge is the must see in this beautiful little town, especially if you are a photographer... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Mumbai, India
via mobile
A surprise

We visited during dusk hours and the color of the river was really beautiful. They have a nice... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Stilwell, Kansas
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8th Ave North, Golden, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This bridge is the must see in this beautiful little town, especially if you are a photographer make sure to visit during Sunset. An interesting piece of engineering and precision. They also have great resource info on how the bridge was constructed. Ample parking space...More

Thank Yogaprasad
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We visited during dusk hours and the color of the river was really beautiful. They have a nice story board that explains when and how the bridge was built. It’s close to a small plaza with an outdoor patio for the nearby bar. A pleasant...More

Thank dh16360
Reviewed 30 September 2017

The bridge is very unique with an interesting story on how the bridge was engineered and constructed. The history of architecture is posted through out the bridges structure for any avid reader, Well worth the stop for the history of the bridge and view of...More

Thank shainmoch
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Just over a half a football field in length, this massive community undertaking commenced in 2001. During the construction, the Sept 11 attack occurred. The Timber Framers Guild workers came from Canada, USA, and Europe. They decided that the best they could do in face...More

Thank lovetotravel1492
Reviewed 17 September 2017

A bit of effort has been made to make this covered bridge far more inviting than usual. Car parking is easy next to it, and the walk is simple and short, but rewarding, watching the rapids underneath

Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We went on this bridge. It's a pretty bridge, and the view of the river is nice. Next to it was a venue for music, but we didn't stay. It was hot that day and the music wasn't that great. The gardens around the bridge...More

Thank F4981JCmichaels
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful little town visited this bridge , very interesting to read the history of it and about the people who built it . Well worth a visit when you are in Golden

Thank Kay J
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Nice bridge with information on the building of the bridge. Pleasant place to sit and rest before continuing your exploration of Golden.

Thank Lorna M
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

If you head to Golden, or are even just passing through, you should stop and see this gorgeous bridge which crosses the Kicking Horse River. It's wood structure and flower gardens make for wonderful photos complete with a mountain backdrop. There are some nice paths...More

Thank Afamilyof6
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This a a very nice spot: a covered bridge over the Kicking Horse River. The bridge is situated in a nice, little garden.

Thank Patricia V
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8 August 2015|
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Response from Mystrea | Reviewed this property |
It is absolutely free to enjoy.