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Old River Road Bridge

Photos 

The bridge in Dante's peak

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BH Photo #419129

Map 

Street View 

Video 

https://video.search.yahoo.com/video/play;_ylt=AwrTSXe0kK

The bridge destroyed

Movieclips

Play video on YouTube

Description 

This bridge was featured in the 1997 movie Dante's Peak the famous scene were the bridge was destroyed used a exact mixture of the bridge it also the actual bridge also appears in other scenes.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over North Fork Coeur d'Alene River on Old River Road
Location
Shoshone County, Idaho
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930 featured in the 1997 movie Dante's Peak
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 264.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.8 ft.
Also called
Dante's peak bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.56968, -116.25310   (decimal degrees)
47°34'11" N, 116°15'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/556177/5268743 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cataldo
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
250
Inventory numbers
ID 30785 (Idaho bridge number)
BH 14958 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 31.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1930 (1,601)
Built during 1930s (10,795)
Have street view (23,841)
Idaho (401)
One-lane traffic (7,504)
Open (37,236)
Parker through truss (1,194)
Parker truss (1,553)
Shoshone County, Idaho (47)
Skewed (4,767)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,859)
Through truss (13,189)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,734)
Truss (29,898)
Wooden deck (5,895)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2018: New photos from Leslie R Trick
  • March 6, 2018: New video from Leslie R Trick
  • April 14, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Leslie R Trick - Leslie [dot] Trick [at] gmail [dot] com