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Satank Bridge


Looking south

Photo taken by James Baughn

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Street View 


Wooden through truss over Roaring Fork River on CR 106 near Carbondale
Garfield County, Colorado
Open to pedestrians
Built 1900 by the Pueblo Bridge Co, rebahilitated 2015
- Pueblo Bridge Co. of Pueblo, Colorado
Pin-connected, 6-panel wooden Pratt through truss
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 4, 1985
Also called
Pink Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.41653, -107.22885   (decimal degrees)
39°24'60" N, 107°13'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/308127/4365371 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Inventory numbers
NRHP 85000211 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 11897 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 23, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • November 21, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Reopened
  • September 18, 2013: New Street View added by Kelly McClanahan
  • September 21, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added alternate name and future plans


  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Kelly McClanahan
  • Luke


Satank Bridge
Posted November 22, 2013, by Jodi Christman (masterofchaos [at] outlook [dot] com)

A shout out to Jeff Nelson...awesome job. Glad to see communities embracing their heritage and not destroying the past for the sake of convenience or budget. Kudos to you, the team and all parties who drove this project forward!

Satank Bridge
Posted November 21, 2013, by Jeff Nelson (jnelson [at] garfield-county [dot] com)

The project is 100% complete and a grand success. The project won an award with the APWA for Engineering and Construction.

I give a personal THANK YOU to all of the successful team, who contributed,

Jeff Nelson (Project Manager)

Garfield County

Assistant County Engineer

Satank Bridge
Posted March 2, 2011, by David A. Shaw (scpry1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I was wondering if there might be a set plans for the bridge?

Satank Bridge Rehabilitation
Posted February 16, 2011, by Jeff Nelson (jnelson [at] garfield-county [dot] com)

The Satank Bridge rehablitation project is 90% complete. My team of professionals performed above and beyond to make this project a success.

Satank Bridge
Posted May 27, 2010, by John Hoffmann (jhof [at] rof [dot] net; 'Kelly Studio')

Where did this article come from?

Satank Bridge
Posted November 23, 2009, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

A very unique and rare structure. Hopefully it will get the full rehabilitation it deserves.

Satank Bridge
Posted November 23, 2009, by project manager (jnelsoncolorado [at] gmail [dot] com)

the satank bridge is currently going through the rehabilitation process. if the bocc approves the funding it will be fully rehabilitated as a historic structure. chs has approved grant funding for this project.