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One of the finest examples of the Phoenix wrought-iron truss bridges that were build between 1884 and 1923.
Walnut Street, Chattanooga, TN 37403
+1 423-643-6096
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All reviews north shore nice walk coolidge park across the river longest pedestrian downtown chattanooga both sides great place to walk art museum arts district hunter museum walnut street view of the river stroll benches exercise joggers
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very nice bridge connecting downtown with the north shore area. Pretty views of the river and city; good photo op. The neighborhood on the north end of the bridge has cute restaurants, bars, and shops. The parks at the north end of the bridge were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank raleightravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can rent a lime bike nearby and ride if you didn’t bring your own bike or you can walk or jog like many in the urban sprawl of Downtown. Random hobos nearby but usually many others

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 1 week ago

My memories of The Walnut Street Bridge go back to the days when it was a fully functioning automobile bridge, Higher than the other bridges it afforded a beautiful view of the river area. The city of Chattanooga has done a tremendous job of converting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank butchf498
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stop in Chattanooga every year on our way to FL. Great place to take a walk. Pretty close to most of the downtown hotels. Places to eat and drink on far side if you are interested.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank William M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends brought us here as we were visiting the beautiful city of Chattanooga. They told us it was one of the longest pedestrian bridges in the world. Not sure if this is true, but it was a beautiful bridge. We leisurely strolled across the bridge...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank spencers965
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Really cool and nicely updated & maintained historic bridge. Fun walk to each side of the Tennessee river, great views and always enjoyable

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Terry H
Reviewed 15 January 2019

It took us a bit to find the entrance and parking but once we did it was worth it. There were many people enjoy the night as we were. We went half way and them came back on the bridge.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

Chattanooga lucky to have one of the worlds largest pedestrian bridges across a river!! Not only is it a great place to walk/hang after a lunch or dinner, but there are often great events on or nearby the bridge. When there is music at Coolidge...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank spiderelliot
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

It was nice getting out and walking the bridge. It was dark out and the lights of Chattanooga were very cool.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank footballfollies2003
Reviewed 13 January 2019

After two long days in meetings it was a delight to get out and walk the Walnut Street Bridge and Riverwalk in the sunny, 67 degree January weather. I left 9 degrees in Maine on Monday so this walking area was just what I needed....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Go24msb | Reviewed this property |
The mountain where Rock City is located is mostly residential, there is a B&B but downtown is the best place to stay because there is so much to see and do there.
8 September 2018|
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Response from Kristen S | Reviewed this property |
About a half a mile.
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Response from 698paulah | Reviewed this property |
The electric shuttle bus schedule is as follows: Monday through Friday - 6:30 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. Saturday - 9:30 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. Sunday - 9:30 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. They run every 5 minutes