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Lake Champlain Bridge


View from New York

Photo taken by Rick Mattioni in July 2012


BH Photo #234686

Street Views 


Network arch bridge over Lake Champlain on NY 185/VT 17
Essex County, New York, and Addison County, Vermont
Open to traffic
Built 2011 by the Flatiron Corp.
- Flatiron Corp. of Broomfield, Colorado (Builder)
- Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff Corporation of Kansas City, Kansas (Design)
- Theodore Zoli (Design)
Network arch
Length of largest span: 401.9 ft.
Total length: 2,200.2 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 32.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.03274, -73.42322   (decimal degrees)
44°01'58" N, 73°25'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/626348/4876717 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Port Henry
Inventory numbers
NY 5521180 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 52823 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 29, 2021: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • April 8, 2021: New photos from Josh Schmid
  • February 17, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added designer
  • December 14, 2016: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • August 20, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 3, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • July 9, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker
  • September 11, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Mapped
  • July 7, 2012: Added by Rick Mattioni

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  • Dana and Kay Klein
  • Josh Schmid
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com


Lake Champlain Bridge
Posted February 17, 2017, by Randy Needham (Rando [at] needhams [dot] us)

This should be categorized as a Network Arch. Actually it is a network tied arch. Ted Zoli of HNTB was the designer. The design was driven in part from the installation methodology. The entire main span was lifted from barges using strand jacks.