Glen Canyon Dam Access Bridge

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Glen Canyon Dam Access Bridge
Page, Arizona, United States
(350) feet high / (107) meters high
(130) foot span / (40) meter span
1964

Image by Jim Lindley.


Hidden on the backside of the massive Glen Canyon Dam in northern Arizona, this simple steel girder access bridge connects the backside of the dam to the north rim of the Colorado river canyon. Completed midway through the dam’s construction period in 1964, the height of the bridge varies depending on the level of Lake Powell. When the reservoir is full, the bridge is only about 20 feet (6 meters) high.


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com

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