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Flaming Gorge Reservoir Bridge


Photo From Utah Historic Bridge Inventory

BH Photo #211081

Street View 


Steel through arch bridge over Flaming Gorge Reservoir on US 191
Daggett County, Utah
Open to traffic
Built 1962
Steel through arch
Length of largest span: 549.9 ft.
Total length: 567.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.9 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Cart Creek Bridge
Cave Creek bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.90968, -109.43469   (decimal degrees)
40°54'35" N, 109°26'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/631827/4529910 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dutch John
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
Inventory number
BH 33497 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 41.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2022: New photos from Josh Schmid
  • April 24, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • July 15, 2018: New photos from Jann Mayer
  • December 29, 2012: New photo from Jolly Goodfellow
  • August 30, 2011: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • March 26, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: added street view



Flaming Gorge Reservoir Bridge
Posted February 12, 2020, by Gordon Osmundson (gophoto [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

Some photos from 2019 of the Flaming Gorge Reservoir Bridge

Flaming Gorge Reservoir Bridge
Posted August 12, 2013, by Don Morrison


This site states that the roadway is 30 ft above the water and 210 feet above the canyon floor.

So the water is 180 feet deep.

Flaming Gorge Reservoir Bridge.
Posted August 12, 2013, by Cody (codylangjenkins [at] Yahoo [dot] com)

Was wondering if someone knows the height from upper deck,the railing down to water,or ruff draft figures.thanks.Cody