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Stunning location with water activities

We have crossed the bridge numerous times and never realized its historic significant. It is the... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
John C
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Cloverdale, California
What a view!

Make sure that you stop off the highway and see the view below this bridge. Just driving over it... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
jodyg920
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We have crossed the bridge numerous times and never realized its historic significant. It is the one remaining wooden truss bridge on CA Highway 1. In 2017 it wasadded to the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1944 using salvaged wood and steel due...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Make sure that you stop off the highway and see the view below this bridge. Just driving over it, does not do justice!

1  Thank jodyg920
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Camping with friends and family, eating fresh abalone and seafood catch from Ocean, beautiful sunset with friendly and helpful staff.

Thank John H
Reviewed July 10, 2017

It is one of the last wooden bridges that are still standing. When we were vactioning a coupleof years ago, they were adding some supports to it, but they did want to lose the old charm that it has.

1  Thank Zan S
Reviewed July 10, 2017

I traverse this bridge several times each week, and the view out to sea still stuns me. It's the last redwood bridge of its kind on the Pacific Coast, and as such is in the process of getting a monument designation. Yes, it's narrow, and...More

1  Thank Catherine K
Reviewed May 2, 2017

This is a great spot to stop and explore. The Albion River opens into the sea here, below this historic bridge. A visit to the Albion River Inn for lunch or dinner is worth making this a destination.

Thank velly528
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Views when you are eating at Albion Inn is nice. You can drive down to the inlet and see it from the bottom which we did. There is camping, but recent storms may have temporarily stopped that.

Thank ManOfC0nstantS0rr0w
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Keep up the good work! Park was closed following recent storm. We have camped here before and took a walk along the river. A beautiful spot on the river for RV's, camping, fishing and kayaks.

Thank 76kerris
Reviewed December 7, 2016

If you choose to eat at the Albion River Inn restaurant you won't be disappointed. The view is spectacular and the bridge is part of it. Bring your camera!

Thank Ray B
Reviewed July 28, 2016

This is a really cool bridge. You can't appreciate it if you just drive over it :), but if you look from the side or from below, you will see it for all it's worth. The river, bay, and ocean under and around it are...More

Thank Thailandtraveler64
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