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Saturday, January 11, 2014

Benson Bridge


Today's photo is a tribute to Benson Bridge, which spans in between the upper and lower tiers of Multnomah Falls. Two nights ago, a rock presumably fell and hit the north side of the bridge, right about where the people are standing in this photo, knocking a huge chunk out of it. I hope to get up to check out the damage at some point soon, perhaps even this weekend if I am lucky. But until then, here is a photo I took this time last year, and I hope they are able to repair it quickly and back to this original glory.

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8 comments:

  1. It is a beautiful scene with the bridge and waterfalls. One of my favorite spots along the Columbia River. Great shot!

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  2. Great photo and symmetri. Nature is fantastic.
    Greetings
    JetteMajken

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  3. I was just up there the Sunday after Christmas, and hiked down the Larch mtn trail and across this bridge. So sad to hear about the damage. Looks pretty serious.

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  4. Those folks will get it fixed, I'm sure. I love this photo of such a beautiful sight.

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  5. Wow, that's a remarkable scene!

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  6. Gorgeous place, love the look of the falls and the bridge.

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  7. Gasp! I was just on that bridge last spring! I spend most of my life hopping between Vancouver Island and Florida, but the Columbia River Gorge has become a family favourite. I hope they get it all fixed up because I will be in the area in a couple years hopefully.
    Caleb

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  8. Gorgeous shot, and what a beautiful location!

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