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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 reviewsnorth shorenice walkcoolidge parkacross the riverdowntown chattanoogalongest pedestrianboth sidesgreat place to walkart museumgreat view of the riverarts districtwalnut streethunter museumstrollbenchesexercisejoggers
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If yu are in the area you should check this out as it provides a great view of the river and it is an easy walk.

Thank mjppls
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The bridge was closed down a good few years ago to vehicles and then it was restored and made into a pedestrian bridge. There are some great views to be had and it’s rather lovely walking without cars beside you. Worth taking the walk definitely.

Thank Jeannie2207
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went for a short walk and we found the bridge really fantastic. Very quiet, you can sit and watch the beautiful views, specially with the sunset.

Thank Adriana L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were not sure what to expect. Be ready to pay for parking, rather it be on the street or a parking garage. It was a nice stroll and the breeze at the top felt AMAZING! The view was also spectacular. It is free to...More

Thank Mwatt784
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Chattanooga to celebrate my mom’s 82nd birthday. She was raised there so we went around to many landmarks and old home places in a walk down memory lane. Mom had driven across this bridge many times “back in the day”. She said the...More

Thank lauratF3919ZD
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We attended Moon River Music Festival at Coolidge Park in September 2018 and we had to cross the bridge to get from parking to the event. It was a little harsh walking that distance in the sun but the views were spectacular. The walk back...More

Thank rachiebeaver
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful bridge. It’s a nice walk, safe, and there is shopping restaurants, hotels and sitseeing like the aquarium all within walking distance. It is a great place to bike to as well. A weekend getaway would be beyond your expectations

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the free shuttle from the visitor center over to the North Shore and then walked back across the bridge. It was a nice walk. There are benches at various points where you can sit and rest but there is no shade. There are...More

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came on a Sunday afternoon and the downtown was teeming with activity, well patrolled, restaurants, shops, parks, carousel, safe and fun!

Reviewed 1 week ago

The bridge connects the art district to the North Shore areas . On the artsy side you will find the Hunter Art Museum, the Sculpture Garden, shops, ice cream and Pasta! Tony's Pasta Shop and Trattoria to be exact and it is the best Italian...More

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8 September 2018|
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Response from Rebecca H | Reviewed this property |
It’s about .25 one way. There are benches along the way if you would like to take a rest.
22 January 2018|
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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
22 January 2018|
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Response from Lounap211 | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t know there was one. Sorry!