Once The Tallest Bridge In The World, Arizona’s Historic Navajo Bridge Is A True Feat Of Engineering
From the Grand Canyon to the Hoover Dam, wonders both natural and man-made abound in Arizona. One of the most remarkable is the historic Navajo Bridge, built nearly 100 years ago. This engineering marvel is among the tallest bridges in Arizona – and it was once the tallest on earth! While the original bridge is now closed to vehicular traffic, its legacy will never be forgotten.
Have you ever seen the old Navajo Bridge in person? If so, did you cross it on foot? Tell us in the comments! Interested in more amazing bridges in Arizona? Check out our previous article for some of our favorites.
Address: Historic Navajo Bridge, Us Hwy 89a, Marble Canyon, AZ 86036, USA
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Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.