Future uncertain. Plans were to build a new bridge for vehicular use on new alignment and preserve historic bridge for non-motorized traffic, but locals want a rehab for continued vehicular use and do not want any new bridge.
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1964
Pin-connected Parker through truss main span, and a Warren pony truss approach span.
Length of largest span: 180.1 ft.
Total length: 346.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.2 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 20, 2016
Bitterroot River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.85316, -114.09791(decimal degrees) 46°51'11" N, 114°05'52" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Substructure condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9) Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 27.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
March 27, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Bridge has been posted to NRHP
July 18, 2016: New photos from David Jones
January 6, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added city
March 25, 2012: New Street View added by Craig Philpott
February 10, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated bridge type and name.