The Little Known Swinging Bridge That Shows Off Some Of The Best Views In Iowa

Iowa is full of unique river crossings, but nothing is quite like the walkable Iowa Falls Swinging Bridge. Take a short journey across this historic bridge to see one-of-a-kind views of the Iowa River itself.

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The Swinging Bridge can be accessed via Rocksylvania Road or Assembly Park on Mildred Avenue, both in Iowa Falls. This brief hike should go on your bucket list immediately!

For a slightly creepier swinging bridge excursion, read all about The Legend Of Iowa’s Screaming Bridge That Will Make Your Hair Stand On End.