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Love this view beyond words to describe!

It is on our "to do" list whenever we have company new to the area. You've got to walk across this... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Dennis R
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Grass Valley, California, United States
Worth the Walk Over

This is the home of the highest bridge in California. 730 feet crossing the North Fork American... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Travelhobbyist
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Auburn, California
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

It is on our "to do" list whenever we have company new to the area. You've got to walk across this bridge at least once in your life. Put it on your "bucket list."

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is the home of the highest bridge in California. 730 feet crossing the North Fork American River. I think it is 4th in USA. The view is quite spectacular. You can usually park either side and walk to the middle or fully across on...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great drive in a scenic area topped by the tallest bridge in California spanning the North fork of the American River.

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Lunch at Taco Tree, a walk across the tallest bridge in California and then ice cream at Fosters Freeze. The bridge is amazing and the views are spectacular. What a great day!

1  Thank Amy H
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Just visiting the Forest Hill area. A very scenic view from the Foresthill Bridge of the American River at the proposed site of the never built Auburn Dam. You can visit by car or bike. The 3rd highest bridge in the country at ~730 ft...More

1  Thank ranishi
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I love visiting this place. It is truly beautiful and always a peaceful experience. I could easily retire in this lovely part of California.

Thank Jehnean W
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I enjoyed visiting Forest Hill. Small town feel. They have a great funky gift shop with a super friendly owner. I had lunch at the little cafe that was good.

Thank kleckFairbanks
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Miner's Camp is a worthwhile and unique place to stay in Forest Hill. The cute cabins are all named after local mines and have objects inside to resemble a miner's camp. For instance, instead of curtains, burlap sacks cover the windows. The sitting room table...More

1  Thank LISA D
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is the highest bridge in California and also a place where several movies were shot. You can see both ways over the Canyon and for miles. There is a small place to park so you can walk out over the bridge and take photos.

Thank Inspecchi
Reviewed 28 July 2016

A friend and I volunteered at the Tevis Cup and drove up here (about 19 miles) from Auburn. It's a very small town with friendly people and good service. There's a beautiful bridge to drive or walk over (I believe it is the highest bridge...More

1  Thank Nomossgrows
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Response from Thomas B | Reviewed this property |
I believe the name of the place I used to stay with the Forest Hill Lodge. I absolutely love that place but the last time I was there they said they were only open for weddings. So I'm not sure if they're open to the public... More
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