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Big Dam Bridge

7600 Rebsamen Park Rd, Little Rock, AR 72207-1616
+1 501-340-6800
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One of the top 10 rated bridges in the United States!

This is beautiful bridge to walk or ride a bike, get a great view of the Arkansas River and to... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
JCoachH
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Little Rock, Arkansas
A Night Scene

You can see up and down the river a good ways. The bridges in little all light up at night, but... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Emilia R
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
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LOCATION
7600 Rebsamen Park Rd, Little Rock, AR 72207-1616
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7600 Rebsamen Park Rd, Little Rock, AR 72207-1616
+1 501-340-6800
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is beautiful bridge to walk or ride a bike, get a great view of the Arkansas River and to watch river traffic go through the lock system. It is connected to miles of paved trails that you can walk, ride or run on.

Thank JCoachH
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

You can see up and down the river a good ways. The bridges in little all light up at night, but unfortunately, in the summer, the spiders also come out at night. The Big Damn bridge is a nice walk. I prefer the two rivers...More

Thank Emilia R
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Near downtown Little Rock (aprox 2.5 miles), the Big Dam Bridge is a must see for people who enjoy the outdoors. Because it is elevated over a dam there is almost always a bridge and is pleasant even in summer. If you are riding a...More

Thank J N
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Great view and sounds from river below. There is always a nice breeze. Fishermen are eager to show their catch

Thank Eugene M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Weather permitting, it is a beautiful area! Great places to play with the kids, walk in the sun, or the shade. Stroll thru the wooded paths or along the river across the rolling waters under the bridge. Wear good, comfy shoes. I can be a...More

Thank smpc19
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great pace to run, bike, and hike all the way to Little Rock.The trail leads down to the Clinton Library in the River Market. The River Market is a gem in the city where you can eat in some of the best restaurants in the...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

An engineering feat making an ordinary dam into a fantastic scenic and healthy attraction. The Big Dam Bridge built atop of the Murray Lock and Dam spanning the Arkansas River makes for an excellence vantage point to see the river, boats and surrounding landscape by...More

Thank ScoutBooRadley
Reviewed 11 January 2017

It was a dark and stormy--no, it was a cold and rainy day, but our daughter had taken the day off of work and we were going to get out and walk with her and her dog. The Big Dam Bridge is a wonderful creation...More

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The bridge on its own is a marvel, almost a mile long. We go here often to walk with our hound, there are so many trails all around the bridge. On a hot day the bridge always has a breeze, it is a good place...More

Thank D G
Reviewed 13 December 2016

An interesting story accompanies the bridge. Take a walk across the whole bridge and enjoy seeing Little Rock from a different vantage point.

Thank Thomas J
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triio513
21 July 2016|
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Response from james s | Reviewed this property |
its about 10 miles or so
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Lyndria
30 May 2016|
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Response from Truth_Teller_72019 | Reviewed this property |
There are three main parking lots with convenient access to the bridge; two on the south side of the river, and one on the north side of the river. The two to the south are: at the west end of Rebsamen Park just east of the... More
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