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Walking the Bell Bridge

A nice walk across the Yellowstone River. A short walk that everyone would enjoy. You can get a... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Glenda912
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Springfield, Illinois
A lovely picnic spot with a sense of history

We enjoyed a picnic lunch overlooking the Yellowstone River right by this historical bridge. We... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
Violette54
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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 May 2017
“It is a bridge”
16 Apr 2017
“Walking the Bell Bridge”
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808 N Merrill Ave, Glendive, MT 59330-1835
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

It's another bridge that you can walk across with a view of the river (which was dirty and low). No attractions, no place for the small kids to play or explore, and the local food is all from US Foods.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank josh s
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A nice walk across the Yellowstone River. A short walk that everyone would enjoy. You can get a good view of the town.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Glenda912
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We enjoyed a picnic lunch overlooking the Yellowstone River right by this historical bridge. We always stop to enjoy old bridges when we travel and this one was delightful. Due to it's crumbling supports, it is no longer possible to drive across it, but one...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Violette54
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Just stopped and viewed this bridge because we had heard about it. Glad we stopped even though we had little time to be there.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank GrizNZach
Reviewed 5 October 2016

It is an old bridge, but not a pretty bridge. I am a structural engineer who designs bridges, and I did not find this to be all that exciting. It is interesting from an historical perspective, but other than that, nothing to go out of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank TennTom4
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Always beautiful views along the bridge. It has a special feeling to it and is always peaceful with views of the town and badlands in the back. You can not drive but can walk no fee the whole thing. We go once a week just...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Justin H
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

The quarter-mile long historic wLking/biking bridge over the Yellowstone is the starting point for other trails. On the west end of the bridge, follow the dike (levee) to Black Bridge Fishing Access. There are different trails that start from each of the 3 parking lots...More

Date of experience: February 2016
3  Thank PIbaGlendive
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

We made a quick detour from the Motel and found this old piece of history. It is amazing to see this type of bridge and so long that has been preserved for almost 100 years. Safe for pedestrians and cyclists and the signs were is...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Janne N
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Actually located about 6 blocks further south on Merrill Ave than the location says. It's about 3 blocks off of Merrill on Bell Street. It was an old bridge but we all enjoyed looking at it and we walked 1/2 way then turned around and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Todd L
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Going across the bridge and back is a pretty short walk. We love starting on the east side of the bridge (the side by Reynolds Market) and walking west (towards the big building with GTA on it) at sunset. You can also walk underneath the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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