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Warm Springs Suspension Foot / Pack Bridge

Photos 

Portal view

Looking south. Timber for the tower, deck, railing, floor beams, and stringers. Fasteners and cable seem to be the only steel.

Fmiser, August 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #434446

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Forest Service wire suspension bridge over Lochsa River on pedestrian and equestrian pathway
Location
Idaho County, Idaho
Status
Open to pedestrian and equestrian activity
Design
Wire/cable suspension supported on timber towers with timber beams, deck, and railing.
Dimensions
Total length: 225.0 ft.
Deck width: 8.0 ft.
Also called
Jerry Johnson Hot Springs Foot / Pack Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+46.47432, -114.88501   (decimal degrees)
46°28'28" N, 114°53'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/662362/5148923 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bear Mountain
Elevation
3080 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 63948 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2018: Updated by Fmiser: Added categories "Timber deck", "Open to Equestrians"
  • November 2, 2014: Added by Patrick S. O'Donnell

Sources 

  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Fmiser - fmiser [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Warm Springs Suspension Foot / Pack Bridge
Posted September 9, 2018, by Fmiser (fmiser [at] gmail [dot] com)

I saw a number of timber suspension pedestrian bridges. This seems to be a typical example.