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San Diego Sights

Spruce Street Bridge

  • Spruce St. and 1st Ave. Map It
  • Hillcrest
  • Bridge/Tunnel

Updated 10/23/2014

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This wobbly but scenic bridge is considered one of San Diego's best-kept secrets. Constructed in 1912 by Edwin Capps, this 375-foot suspension bridge across Kate Sessions Canyon (commonly referred to as Arroyo Canyon) originally served as a passageway between isolated neighborhoods and trolley lines. It's a somewhat hair-raising stroll over the treetops below.

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Spruce St. and 1st Ave., San Diego, California, 92103, United States

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Updated 10/23/2014

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