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Carbon Glacier Trail Suspension Footbridge

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Carbon River suspension Bridge

Photo taken by John Anderson in 2013

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #417610

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Ride/hike to the Carbon River Suspension Bridge

The trip begins with a 5 mile cycle ride on the Carbon River Road (no vehicles) and a 3.5 mile hike to the bridge, with an additional .5 mile hike to the Carbon Glacier. Video clips crossing bridge, descending under from middle, and in the water.

Video by John Anderson

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Description 

Within Mt. Rainier National Park.

Facts 

Overview
Wire suspension bridge over Carbon River on Carbon Glacier & Wonderland Trails
Location
Pierce County, Washington
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Also called
Wonderland Trail Suspension Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.94963, -121.79520   (decimal degrees)
46°56'59" N, 121°47'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/591681/5200271 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mowich Lake
Inventory number
BH 63646 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2018: New video from John Anderson
  • October 18, 2014: New photos from Patrick S. O'Donnell
  • October 17, 2014: Added by Patrick S. O'Donnell

Sources 

  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net
  • John Anderson