The Royal Gorge Bridge

Near Canon City, Colorado, the Royal Gorge Bridge sits on a 360 acre parcel of land that attracts tourists from around the world.  This bridge crosses a gorge that is over 950 feet above the Arkansas River.  Until 2001, this bridge was the highest bridge in the world. 

 

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Max enjoys the view too!

 

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Royal Gorge Bridge and Park

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Canon City, Colorado
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old stagecoach road in the background

 

 

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Part of the old stagecoach road from Canon City that can be seen from Highway 50

 

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