Continental Avenue Bridge

Texas

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Continental Avenue Bridge Facts

States: Texas
Counties: Dallas
Length: 0.6 miles
Trail end points: Singleton Blvd. and Continental Ave.
Trail surfaces: Concrete
Trail category: Greenway/Non-RT
ID: 8745827
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Walking

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Continental Avenue Bridge Description

The Continental Avenue Bridge, which opened in 2014 for pedestrians and bicyclists, crosses the Trinity River in downtown Dallas. Originally built as a road bridge in 1933, it now features such novelties as a playground with geometric climbing blocks, life-sized chess board, and meditation plaza, as well as lounge chairs, shade structures, and a splash park.

For a longer ride or walk, you can easily connect to the Trinity Skyline Trail, which spans 5 miles along both sides of the Trinity River.

Parking and Trail Access

Parking is available on the west side of the Continental Avenue Bridge (109 Continental Avenue).

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