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“north shore”(258 reviews)
“nice walk”(191 reviews)
“coolidge park”(231 reviews)
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 6 August 2018

Not quite a 1/2 mile, a walk across the river on this bridge is a must. Not only do you see the grand river but a beautiful vista of Chattanooga. Sunset provides yet another view of this beautiful city. And this is a wonderful place...More

Thank PeachtreeCorners2013
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Day or night this bridge is wonderful. Great views nice place to sit and chat or take a walk across the river to explore the other side. Watched the sun set from here as it disappeared behind the mountain. Great opportunity for a few photos...More

Thank Robbie G
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Definitely take the time to walk this bridge while you are in Chattanooga. There was plenty of room for the many runners, dogs, strollers, and the casual walkers. Beautiful view of the river and adjacent parks.

Thank Cynthia K
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Great hike into interesting group of eateries free and beautiful lots of interesting people usually young

Thank rinehartjshepherd
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our walk across the bridge. Chattanooga does a fabulous job of being bike and pedestrian friendly. Views were beautiful. Parking on the street was very easy.

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to walk back and forth from downtown to the north shore. The bridge is beautiful at night! And it connects right by Coolidge park which is convenient. Definitely recommend taking a walk to the north shore on this bridge! You...More

Thank lauren_potts1
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful scenery as you walk. Nice area for restaurants and the arts. It’s a long walk so be in shape! We went later in the evening and it was comfortable weather for July.

Thank DMB1980
Reviewed 30 July 2018

A nice walk across the river to the park. It was nice to learn the history behind this bridge as well.

Thank Caitlin B
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Normally we watch the fireworks in our hometown and then go home in time to see the big show in Nashville on television. This year we decided to just head over to Chattanooga for the 4th. Watching the fireworks from this vantage point was so...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018

Nice how the people were able to keep this old bridge alive and useful to the community. good place to stroll with your dog.

Thank SKSQuiz
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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!