The Tallest, Most Impressive Bridge In Northern California Can Be Found In Placer County

Northern California is home to some of the state’s most iconic bridges. From San Francisco’s Golden Gate to the historic Knights Ferry Covered Bridge, there are a lot of great destinations for bridge enthusiasts in our region of the state. Believe it or not, we’re even home to the tallest bridge in ALL of California: the Foresthill Bridge in Placer County. This impressive man-made wonder is definitely worth a road trip, as it towers over gorgeous scenery including the canyon and North Fork American River below. It makes for an unforgettable sight to see, so seek it out soon!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you visited the tallest bridge in California for yourself? For more bridge hunting destinations, check out these 13 Amazing Bridges In Northern California. 

Address: Foresthill Bridge, Foresthill Rd, Auburn, CA 95603, USA