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Rail-to-trail

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Any railroad bridge, tunnel, culvert, or viaduct converted to a trail or having a trail run by the railroad.

Lehigh Valley Trail - Erie Canal Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Erie Canal on Lehigh Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Lehigh Valley Trail - Honeoye Creek Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Through truss bridge over Honeoye Creek on Lehigh Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Lehigh Valley Trail - Wadsworth Junction Bridge (Monroe County, New York)
Built 1896
Truss bridge over Genesee River on Lehigh Valley Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

Lehigh Valley Trail/Auburn Trail Overpass (Ontario County, New York)
Warren through truss bridge over Auburn Trail on Lehigh Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Lehigh Valley Trail/LAL Overpass (Monroe County, New York)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Livonia, Avon & Lakeville Railroad on Lehigh Valley Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Linear Trail - Wildcat Creek Bridge (Riley County, Kansas)
Pony/through plate girder bridge on Linear Trail (former Rock Island RR)
Open to pedestrians only

Linear Trail - Wildcat Creek Bridge #2 (Riley County, Kansas)
Built Ca. 1905
Warren through truss bridge over Wildcat Creek on Linear Park Trail
Open to pedestrians

Linn Creek Trail Bridge (Marshall County, Iowa)
Steel stringer bridge over Linn Creek on City Trail
Open to traffic

Little Blue River Trail - Little Blue River Bridge (Jefferson County, Nebraska)
Built 1904, East Approach rebuilt Ca. 1924
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Little Blue River on Little Blue River Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Little Miami Scenic Trail - Little Miami River Bridge (Miamiville) (Clermont County, Ohio)
Warren deck truss bridge over Little Miami River on Little Miami Scenic Trail/Loveland Bike Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Little Miami Scenic Trail - Little Miami River Bridge (Near Xenia) (Greene County, Ohio)
Pratt through truss bridge over Little Miami River on Little Miami Scenic Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Little Miami Scenic Trail - O'Bannon Creek Bridge (Clermont County, Ohio)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over O'Bannon Creek on Loveland Bike Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Little Miami Scenic Trail - Todd's Fork Bridge (Warren County, Ohio)
Through truss bridge over Todd's Fork of Little Miami River on Little Miami Scenic Trail in Morrow
Open to pedestrians

Lobeco Fishing Pier Trestle (Beaufort County, South Carolina)
Built 1917; Removed 2012
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Huspah Creek on Seaboad Coast Line Railroad
Removed

Lock Ridge Furnace Park Footbridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Abandoned 1957; Converted to pedestrian use circa 1975
Stone-and-brick arch over Swabia Creek on a pedestrian path in Lock Ridge Furnace Park
Open to pedestrians only

Longleaf Trace Recreational Trail - US49 Overpass (Forrest County, Mississippi)
Built 1940
Plate girder bridge over US 49 on Long Leaf Trace in Hattiesburg
Open to pedestrians

Lorain MetroParks Bike Path - East Fork Vermillion River Arch (Lorain County, Ohio)
Built 1871
Stone arch bridge over East Fork Vermillion River on Lorain County MetroParks Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Lorton Barrel Arch bridge (Fairfax County, Virginia)
Built 1946
Brick arch bridge over Cross County Trail on Old Furnace Road
Open to pedestrians only

Lost Bridge Trail - South Fork Sangamon River Bridge (Sangamon County, Illinois)
Through truss bridge over South Fork Sangamon River on Lost Bridge Trail, former B&O Railroad; located alongside IL 29 east of Springfield
Open to pedestrians

Lowell Pedestrian Bridge (Summers County, West Virginia)
Bypassed 1949 to make an easier curve for newer steam engines
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Greenbrier River on Pedestrian Trail
Closed to all traffic

Lower Falls Trail Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910, Abandoned 1970
Deck plate girder bridge over Charles River on Charles River Bike Path
Open to pedestrians only

Lower Rail Trail - Juniata River Bridge (Blair County, Pennsylvania)
Deck plate girder bridge over Juniata River on Lower Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians

Lower Trail - Mt Etna Bridge (Blair County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1930
Bridge over Juniata River on Lower Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians & bicylces on the trail side, Traffic on the other

Luce Line Trail - Watertown Bridge (Carver County, Minnesota)
Built 1929, approaches removed 1970, rebuilt and opened as trail 1978
Deck plate girder bridge over S. Fork Crow River on Luce Line Trail (Former C&NW)
Open to pedestrians only

Luce Line Trail Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1885 in Pearl, Illinois; Relocated to Long Lake in 1914; Relocated again 2008
Pratt through truss bridge over Wayzata Boulevard on Luce Line State Trail
Open to pedestrians

Luhr Brothers Boat Dock Bridge (Monroe County, Illinois)
Pratt through truss bridge over The eastern side of the Mississippi River on Dock Access
Open to authorized personell only

LV - Tributary of Cakepoulin Creek Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Tributary of Cakepoulin Creek on former Lehigh Valley RR (now trail)
Open to pedestrians only

LVRC - Fisher Covered Bridge (Lamoille County, Vermont)
Built 1908 by St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County Railroad; Steel stringers added 1968; Line abandoned 1997; Rehabilitated 2001
Covered double Town Lattice through truss bridge over Lamoille River on Lamoille Valley Rail Road
Open to pedestrians only

LVRC - Hardwick Lamoille River Bridge (West) (Caledonia County, Vermont)
Built 1917 by American Bridge Co; Abandoned 1997
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Lamoille River on Lamoille Valley Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians/snowmobiles only

M&B - Steven Branch Bridge (Washington County, Vermont)
Built for the Central Vermont Railroad; Abandoned 1958
Pratt through truss with all verticals bridge over Steven Branch on Abandoned Montpelier & Barre (Central Vermont) Railroad
Open to pedestrians / snowmobiles only

Mallard Road Bridges (Rockingham County, New Hampshire)
Concrete rigid frame bridge over Mallard Road on Windham Rail-Trail & Concrete slab bridge over Flatrock Brook on Mallard Road
Open to traffic

Maple Street Bridge (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1930 Recon 2005
Wooden bridge over abandoned NHRR on Maple Street in Andover
Open to traffic

Martin's Fork Greenway Bridge (Harlan County, Kentucky)
Built in 1910 to carry Louisville & Nashville spur to coal mines at Crummies, KY
Polygonal Warren pony truss (camelback design) bridge over Cumberland River, Martin's Fork on abandoned railroad
Open to pedestrians

MC Trail - Meredith Tunnel (Marion County, West Virginia)
Tunnel for Marion County (MC) Rail Trail under Speedway Avenue/Hoult Road/Suncrest Blvd
Open to pedestrians only

McKinley Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Built 1910, closed to traffic in October 2001, reopened in 2007
Through truss bridge over the Mississippi River at St. Louis
Open to traffic

McKinley Bridge Bikeway - Branch Street Trestle (St. Louis, Missouri)
Built 1910 with the McKinley Bridge for Illinois Traction System; closed to railroad traffic in 1977; reopened to pedestrians June 7, 2008
Deck girder bridge connecting Branch Street to the McKinley Bridge on former Illinois Terminal Railroad at St. Louis
Open to pedestrians

MCRT - Lower Hardwick Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Lattice through truss bridge over Ware River on Mass Central Rail Trail in New Braintree
Open to pedestrians only

MCRT - Upper Hardwick Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Converted for trail use 2014
Howe pony truss bridge over Ware River on Mass Central Rail Trail in New Braintree
Open/soon to be open to pedestrians

Meadow River Rail Trail - Carnifex Tunnel (Fayette County, West Virginia)
Built 1929; Abandoned 1997; Ad-hoc trail.
Tunnel on Meadow River Rail Trail
Closed due to structural concerns

Meadow River Rail Trail - Koontz Bridge (Fayette County, West Virginia)
Built 1929; Abandoned 1997; Ad-hoc trail.
Deck plate girder bridge over Gauley River on Meadow River Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Meadow River Rail Trail - Koontz Tunnel (Fayette County, West Virginia)
Built 1929
Tunnel on Meadow River Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Merrill "No Name" Bridge (Lincoln County, Wisconsin)
Built 1901
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Prairie River on Riverbend Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mesabi Trail - US-169 Bridge (Itasca County, Minnesota)
Built 1928
Deck plate girder bridge over US Highway 169 on Mesabi Trail
Open to traffic

Methuen Rail-Trail - Manchester Street Overpass (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1901
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Manchester Street on Methuen Rail-Trail
Intact but closed to all traffic

Michigan 24 Bike Trail - Indian Road Stone Arch Overpass (Oakland County, Michigan)
Stone arch bridge over Indian Lake Road on Michigan 24 Bike Trail
Open to traffic

Mickelson Trail - George Frink Road Overpass (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Beam bridge over George Frink Road & Castle Creek on Mickelson Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mickelson Trail - Tunnel #1 (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1890
Tunnel under Hill on Mickelson Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mickelson Trail - Tunnel #2 (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1890
Tunnel under Hill on Mickelson Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mickelson Trail - Tunnel #3 (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1890
Tunnel under Hill on Mickelson Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mickelson Trail - Tunnel #4 (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1890
Tunnel under Hill on Mickelson Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mickelson Trail - Tunnel #4 (Pennington County, South Dakota)
Built 1890
Tunnel under hillside on Mickelson Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mickelson Trail - Whitewood Creek Bridge #1 (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Built 1910
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Whitewood Creek on George S. Mickelson Trail/Old CBQ Railroad Alignment
Open to pedestrians only

Mickelson Trail - Whitewood Creek Bridge #2 (Lawrence County, South Dakota)
Bridge on the George S. Mickleson Trail (former Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad)
Open to pedestrians

Midland Valley - OK9 Overpass (Haskell County, Oklahoma)
Built 1970
Steel stringer bridge over S.H. 9 on T. & P. R.R.
Open to pedestrains & bike traffic

Midland Valley Trail - Arkansas River Bridge (Tulsa County, Oklahoma)
Built 1917, Approach Added 1937 converted to pedestrian/bicycle trail bridge in 1976.
Warren deck truss bridge over Arkansas River on Tulsa River Parks Trail in Tulsa
Derelict/abandoned

Midland Valley Trail - Riverside Drive Overpass (Tulsa County, Oklahoma)
Built 1937; Removed 2015
Steel stringer bridge over Riverside Drive on Midland Valley Trail
Replaced by a new bridge

Midtown Greenway - Dean Parkway Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1912, Rehabilitated 2011
Slab bridge over Dean Parkway on Midtown Greenway
Open to pedestrians only

Midtown Greenway Knox Avenue Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1912, Rehabilitated 2011
Concrete Slab bridge over Knox Ave S on Midtown Greenway
Open to pedestrians only

Midtown Greenway Lake of The Isles Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1912, Rehabilitated 2011
Slab bridge over Lake Of The Isles on Midtown Greenway
Open to pedestrians only

Milaca Trail System - Rum River Bridge (Mille Lacs County, Minnesota)
Built 1941
Deck plate girder bridge over Rum River on City Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mill City Trail - North Fork Santiam River Bridge (Marion County, Oregon)
Built 1888 near San Jose, CA, Relocated to Mill City 1919.
Pratt through truss bridge over North Fork Santiam River on Mill City Trail
Open to pedestrians

Mill Creek Bridge (Clark County, Indiana)
Stone arch bridge over Mills Creek on greenway trail
Open to pedestrians

MILW - Cedar River Bridge #1 (King County, Washington)
Built 1907-1909
Through truss bridge over Cedar River on Private Road
Open to Seattle Public Utilities only

MILW - Skunk River Bridge (1912) (Story County, Iowa)
Built 1912, Removed 1982
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Skunk River on Milwaukee Road
Removed

MILW - Tama Millrace Bridge (Tama County, Iowa)
Built 1913
Slab bridge over Abandoned Millrace on Abandoned Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Open to pedestrians only

Milwaukee Road Transportation Trailway - Salt Creek Bridge (Lawrence County, Indiana)
Deck plate girder bridge over Salt Creek on Milwaukee Road Transportation Trailway
Open to pedestrians only

Mineshaft Road Steel Bridge (Bureau County, Illinois)
Built in 1908 by American Birdge Co. Adapted for road after railway was abandoned
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Spring Creek on Mineshaft Rd (former C&NW Ry)
Open to traffic

Minnesota River Bluffs Trail - Bluff Creek Arch (Carver County, Minnesota)
Built 1902 when the line was relocated. Tracks removed in 1991, trail built 2001.
Concrete Arch Bridge over Bluff Creek on Minnesota River Bluffs Trail
Rails to Trails

Minnesota River Bluffs Trail - Purgatory Creek Arch (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1902
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Purgatory Creek on Minnesota River Bluffs Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Minnesota Valley State Trail - Chaska Swing Bridge (Carver County, Minnesota)
Built 1900, Approach Replaced 1905 and again in 1911; Imploded August 1996 due to sinking pier
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Minnesota River on Chaska-Shakopee Trail
Removed

Minnesota Valley State Trail - Chaska Trestle (Carver County, Minnesota)
Majority Constructed 1900
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Minnesota River Overflow on Former Chaska-Shakopee Trail
Partially Destroyed by fire October 31st 1996, remains closed

Minuteman Commuter Bikeway - Brattle Street Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1900
Steel stringer bridge over Brattle Street on Minuteman Commuter Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Minuteman Commuter Bikeway - Forest Street Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1900
Steel stringer bridge over Forest Street on Minuteman Commuter Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Minuteman Commuter Bikeway - Grant Street Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1905
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Grant Street on Minuteman Commuter Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Minuteman Commuter Bikeway - Grove Street Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1900
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Grove Street on Minuteman Commuter Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Minuteman Commuter Bikeway - Mill Brook Arch (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built ca 1890
Stone arch bridge over Mill Brook on Minuteman Commuter Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail - Berkshire Bridge (Franklin County, Vermont)
Built 1900 by American Bridge Co.; Inactive 1984-1988; Abandoned 1992; Converted to rail-trail use in 1994
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge over Missisquoi River on Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail - Sheldon Junction Bridge (Franklin County, Vermont)
Built 1900 by American Bridge Co.; One span destroyed 1984; Re-purposed for rail trail use in 1994
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge over Missisquoi River on Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

MKT - Boonville Railroad Bridge (3rd) (Cooper County, Missouri)
Built 1932, abandoned in 1992 and donated to city by Union Pacific; reopened for rail-trail use April 2016.
Vertical-lift through truss bridge over the Missouri River on Future Katy Trail in Boonville
Partially opened to rail-trail use April 2nd, 2016

MKT Nature & Fitness Trail - Hinkson Creek Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Built 1899
Pratt pony truss bridge over Hinkson Creek on MKT Nature & Fitness Trail
Open to pedestrians only

MKT Nature & Fitness Trail - Perche Creek Bridge (Boone County, Missouri)
Built 1899
Parker through truss bridge over Perche Creek on MKT Nature & Fitness Trail
Open to pedestrians

MNCW/OW Overpass (Orange County, New York)
Through truss bridge over Rail-Trail on Metro-North Commuter Railroad
Open to traffic

Mohawk Hudson Bikeway - Balltown Road Overpass (Schenectady County, New York)
Built 1941
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Balltown Road/NY 146 on Mohawk Hudson Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Mohawk Hudson Bikeway - Original Balltown Road Overpass (Schenectady County, New York)
Stone arch bridge over Original Balltown Road Alignment on Mohawk Hudson Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

Mohawk-Hudson Bikeway - Columbia Street Overpass (Albany County, New York)
Built 1908
Concrete arch bridge over NY 470/Columbia Street on NY Central Railroad
Railroad closed before 1973. Currently carries a multi-use path (rail trail)

Mohawk-Hudson Bikeway - Shakers Creek Bridge (Albany County, New York)
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Shakers Creek on Mohawk Hudson Bikeway
Open to pedestrians only

MON - Deer Creek High Bridge (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1890's, abandoned in 1987
Abandoned deck girder bridge over Deer Creek on Delphi Historic Trail/Monon High Bridge Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Monon High Bridge Trail - IN 25 Overpass (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built 1963
Steel stringer bridge over IN 25 on Delphi Historic Trail/Monon High Bridge Trail
Open to pedestrians

Monon Trail - Central Canal Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Pony plate girder bridge over Central Canal on Monon Trail (former Monon Railroad)
Open to pedestrians

Monon Trail - Fall Creek Bridge (Marion County, Indiana)
Through truss bridge over Fall Creek on Monon Trail (former Monon Railroad) in Indianapolis
Open to pedestrians

Monon Trail - Fall Creek Parkway Overpass (Marion County, Indiana)
Once part of the "Shortest line to Chicago", this line was abandoned in the 1980's by then owner CSX Railroad
Pony plate girder bridge over Fall Creek Parkway on Monon Trail (Former Monon Railroad) in Indianapolis
Open to pedestrians

Monon Trail - Little Calumet River Bridge (Lake County, Indiana)
Reconstructed 2014
Steel stringer bridge over Little Calumet River on Monon Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Montour Trail - McDonald Viaduct (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1913; rehabilitated 2003
Warren through truss bridge over Robinson Run and Panhandle Trail on Montour Trail (Former Montour Railroad)
Open to pedestrians only

Montour Trail/P&OC Overpass (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1914;
Warren through truss bridge over Pittsburgh & Ohio Central Railroad on Montour Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Moonville Rail Trail - Moonville Tunnel (Vinton County, Ohio)
Built 1857 and abandoned in 1989
Abandoned tunnel with approach that crosses Raccoon Creek on CSX line between Cumberland, Maryland and Cincinnati
Abandoned, but used by pedestrians

Mopac Trail - Stove Creek Bridge (Cass County, Nebraska)
Steel stringer bridge over Stove Creek on Mopac Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mopac Trail - US34 Overpass (Lancaster County, Nebraska)
Built 1971
Steel stringer bridge over US 34 on Mopac Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Mopac Trail - Weeping Water Creek Bridge (Middle) (Cass County, Nebraska)
Concrete stringer bridge over Weeping Water Creek on Mopac Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Morris Terminal Rail Bridge (Grundy County, Illinois)
Built 1906;
Quadruple Intersection Warren Through Truss over Illinois and Michgan Canal on the I&M Canal Trail (former Rock Island Railroad)
Open to Pedestrians

Mountain Division Trail - Presumpscot River Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge on Mountain Division Trail (Formerly Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad)
Open to pedestrians only