Hagwilget Canyon Bridge, New Hazelton

Hagwilget Canyon Bridge is a suspension bridge over the Hagwilget Canyon on the Bulkley River, at the Wet'suwet'en village of Hagwilget, British Columbia. The current bridge was constructed in 1931, and later reinforced in 1990.Three previous bridges spanned the same location, the first constructed by Wet'suwet'en people, generations before white settlement. The Wet'suwet'en later reinforced their bridge using cable abandoned after the disbandment of the Russian–American Telegraph expedition.
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  • The bridge was a little daunting when we first saw it - was it safe for our big rig RV and tow car? While staying in the area for 4 days we had several opportunities to go across, see it from afar and...  more »
  • Wow, that about sums up the view from the single lane bridge. You have to wait your turn to cross. It is just tremendous.  more »
  • It's a large bridge located 2 km from the main road in the direction of the village of the Indian reserve Museum, this bridge is narrow with a passage alternating.
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  • Unique bridge and beautiful scenery
  • Interesting suspension bridge and canyon.

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