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Rafters float 955 feet (291 meters) below the bridge deck. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


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The famous incline railway was installed in 1931. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


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Only a small section in the middle has 4 rails to allow the two carriages to pass. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


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Early Royal Gorge postcard.


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A sightseeing helicopter plunges into the gorge. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


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Image by Donnie Shackleford.


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The Royal Gorge train is a separate attraction a mile west of the bridge. The 3 mile round trip excursion goes to a lookout platform at the edge of the gorge with a spectacular view of the bridge. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


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This is no kiddie train as there are several large trestles 25 feet in height. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


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Point Alta Vista is perched on the edge of the Arkansas River canyon. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


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The view from Point Alta Vista. Image by Eric Sakowski / HighestBridges.com


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Royal Gorge Bridge and Park map.

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