There’s A Bridge Dedicated Solely To Squirrels In Washington (And It’s Adorable)

One of the best parts of living in Washington is learning about all the quirky attractions hidden around the state. One hidden gem is particularly adorable, especially when you learn why it was built. If you’ve never seen Longview’s Nutty Narrows Bridge, allow us to introduce you.

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After Amos Peters passed away in 1984, the huge wooden gray squirrel was constructed in his honor and placed at the library park. During the holidays, the bridge is decorated with little Christmas lights. This adorable bridge is a shining example of why it’s so wonderful to call Washington home.

Address: 1815 Olympia Way, Longview, WA 98632, USA