This bridge crosses the Kicking Horse River in southeastern B.C., about 160 miles east of Calgary. The very large pedestrian bridge is now part of Golden's trail system.
City of Golden, B.C.
Canadian Wood Council
Engineer at Golden Economic Development Office
50 m (156 ft.) long. The bridge structure is a modified Howe Trusses and a Burr Arch (from a local glulam plant). Truss cut on a Hundegger. Five-bent hammer beam truss system w 28-ft. span.
Leo Oesterle, Peter Treuheit.
Cheryl Chapman, Jean Steinbrecher
TF 62. Scantlings 80, 85
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