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The "Bridge to Nowhere"

The Galena Creek Bridge was one of the costliest and most controversial road projects in Nevada's... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Bigredmachine
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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IT IS A BRIDGE

Our tour guide told us that this is the sister bridge to the one down by Hoover dam. He also said... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
SoCalOregonian
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Murrieta, California
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18 Mar 2017
“The "Bridge to Nowhere"”
22 Aug 2016
“IT IS A BRIDGE”
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The Galena Creek Bridge was one of the costliest and most controversial road projects in Nevada's history. After being fought by local residents who called it "the bridge to nowhere" and extensive delays, this bridge is now the centerpiece of the 8.5-mile, half a billion...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Our tour guide told us that this is the sister bridge to the one down by Hoover dam. He also said this bridge was fraught with problems. 2 of the contract companies quit due to concerns about the wind coming down the valley. From the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 11 March 2016

It was supposed to cut short the drive around the expressways - but spoke to a few locals who think it is a waste. Serves it purpose - followed it because of GPS

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Jvalant
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

With all the transit confusion going on in cities when a newer piece is added I did not mind riding on the bridge and driving around the exits. When you get on this piece joy ride and take a look at a nice country side...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank Geze G
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Looking up at the largest concrete cathedral arch bridge in the world was a moving religious experience. Our drive across the bridge deck was unremarkable, so we made our approach, through the small community of Pleasant Valley, in the shadow of the bridge, just a...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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