Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, Charleston

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Spanning 471 m (1,546 ft) over Charleston's Cooper River, Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge stands as one of the world's longest cable-stayed bridges. Two support towers extend 175 m (575 ft), holding up eight lanes of traffic, and have been designed to withstand earthquakes, hurricane-force winds, and other extreme weather and disasters. You can walk or bike across the entirety of the bridge on the dedicated footpath for a sweeping view of the river and the surrounding urban area. Work out when and for how long to visit Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge and other Charleston attractions using our handy Charleston travel app .
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  • A real feat of engineering and an efficient way of getting from Charleston to Mount Pleasant and Summers Island but as a tourist attraction? No I don't think so  more »
  • Probably most people review this bridge on its walkability aspect. I have not walked it and don't intend to. However, if you want a quick, direct, and scenic route to/from Charleston and Mt.Pleasant.....  more »
  • That's about it, but a neat bridge. We had to go over and could see it from the aquarium and I am sure if you build bridges you would really like it.  more »
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