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Spruce Street Footbridge

Spruce St & First Ave, San Diego, CA 92103
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A fun little treasure. Easy.

This was a fun adventure. We saw some interesting San Diego homes along the route getting there... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
carol700752
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Nice and cool

It was good to walk on the wooden bridge and see the beautiful green view . It's old and worth to... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
shima p
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Spruce St & First Ave, San Diego, CA 92103
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This was a fun adventure. We saw some interesting San Diego homes along the route getting there. We parked very near on a neighborhood street. The suspension pedestrian bridge offers a high view of local flora. It sways just a bit. Easy to do if...More

Thank carol700752
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

It was good to walk on the wooden bridge and see the beautiful green view . It's old and worth to see how was the bridge before

Thank shima p
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Easy parking. Quick stop. zoom in on photo and you can see the plane nearing the airport. Great view of the city. Free.

Thank StaceyA1967
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This is a quaint little suspension foot bridge downtown. It's a little wobbly but structurally completely safe. The neighborhood - not as much. It's not terrible but make sure to go when it is well-lit and there are a lot of people around. Maybe make...More

1  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I liked this bridge but if you are afraid of heights I would just look or barely step on it. You can walk on this bridge over a canyon which is a long way down. It also swings as you are walking.

2  Thank bwellsanimal
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Yes, it is a short visit. The girls have never been on a bridge like this and they loved it..although the big bean wanted to go on it..couldn't make it all the way across because it was swinging:0

Thank Charlene M
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This was a quick visit, maybe 10 minutes. Walked (and swayed) across the bridge. The bridge will sway with a lot of people walking across. Its well maintained. Some visitors have added love locks to the cables of the bridge. We parked on the street...More

Thank HawaiiAndi
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This suspension bridge gets you from one side of a deep canyon to the other side in the Bankers' Hill section of San Diego. For foot traffic only, and built over 100 years ago. No one else on the bridge mid-Friday afternoon when I found...More

1  Thank barisaxman
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

So if ya have 30 minutes and ya need something to do this is it. Took the gals and headed this way before pizza. Lived in SD For over 20 years and first time here...don't expect the SF Bay bridge but a cute lil suspension...More

2  Thank r2bigdawgz50193
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Just happened upon this little gem. The views are beautiful here. As we went on a Sunday there were quite a few people on the bridge. Definitely not for anyone with a fear of heights or motion sickness. The bridge felt very sturdy and safe...More

1  Thank ReneeVG-
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