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Reviewed 13 February 2019

As long as you don't want to try to travel across it during morning and evening rush hours, and choose to simply admire it, particularly from Cathedral Park below, you're bound to end up being glad you visited.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Richard G
Reviewed 4 February 2019

St. John's on the east side has shops, great coffee at Anna Bannanas, cafes and restaurants, a theater, a wine bar.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PDXnan
Reviewed 1 February 2019

It's the perfect getaway without having to go to far from downtown Portland. There are good restaurants in the neighborhood like Gabagool. We had a very nice dinner there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Being from Portland, and having lived less than a mile from this bridge, I believe it is one of the most beautiful bridges anywhere. It also helps that my father was one of the original painters when this bridge was first built. We've driven over...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 9 January 2019

This is structurally the most beautiful bridge I have ever seen. driving across it is amazing but if you drive down under it there is a park that you can have a picnic or fish or just relax under the stunning bridge. If you drive...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank debbie1961255068
Reviewed 16 December 2018

Drove around the city and out towards the coast exploring. Great history and so many bridges. Oh ya DON"T STOP ON THE BRIDGE.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

The view from this supension bridge is unique to Portland due to its location away from the downtown bridges.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank curioustraveler406
Reviewed 4 December 2018

This magnificent San Fran bridge prototype has arches designed like cathedral windows, all focusing underneath toward a lovely walkway and park. Best views are at sunrise or dusk; absolutely magnificent!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 3 December 2018

This bridge is old with an interesting history and transports at many levels. Especially beautiful in the rain...or when it's snowing. Cathedral Park, just underneath and adjacent is a wonderful park for walks, photography and a venue for music concerts.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KathrynS1592
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Epic picture spot! Strolling and climbing, depending on up or down the walk your think about! Glorious views! Spectacular!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HeatherColoradogirl
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Gregory P
23 October 2015|
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Response from silverthorne2015 | Reviewed this property |
US 30 into Portland from the North passes under the St. John's when I was last on the hwy itself this was a very trashy area on the south side I have not been in Cathedral Park in area that was once it's own city (St... More
Gregory P
23 October 2015|
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Response from Namanu67 | Reviewed this property |
East side is the best through Cathedral Park.