The Beautiful Bridge Hike In Alaska That Will Completely Mesmerize You

In Talkeetna, you’ll find a charming small town located where three of Alaska’s rivers meet. Near the center of town, you can walk to a picturesque waterfront park for a little time relaxing by the banks. That’s where you’ll find the Talkeetna River Bridge, a beautiful and historic structure. Take this bridge hike over the Talkeetna River on a robust railroad bridge and stand over the river, the roaring of the water rushing below. You will be mesmerized by the magnificence of the Alaskan landscape.

Talkeetna River Railroad Bridge

Milepost 14 Talkeetna Spur Road
Talkeetna, AK 99676

Interactive Map here.

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Watch a video of a train speeding by the bridge:

If you like a nice bridge hike, you may enjoy The Beautiful Bridge Hike In Alaska That Will Completely Mesmerize You. Or check out the 9 Out-of-This World Hikes In Alaska That Lead To Fairytale Foot Bridges.

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