The Big Four Bridge, Louisville
The Big Four Bridge, Louisville - Address
Address: 1101 River Road, Louisville, KY 40202, United States
Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
Timings: 24-hrs Details
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About The Big Four Bridge, Louisville
The Big Four Bridge is a romantic bridge lit up after twilight to make the pedestrian and biking area an after-dark marvel. The bridge connects Indiana and Kentucky and is one of the urban spectacles in the city! The Louisville ramp is 1,181 feet long while the bridge covers a length of 2500 feet.
The place is loved for its romantic ambience and the adjoining park is lovely to walk through during evenings. Whether you decide to take a bike ride through the bridge or walk through its grandeur, the place is a must!
The Big Four Bridge Ticket Prices
- Individuals and organizations have an opportunity to choose a color scheme to be displayed for an evening for a fee that benefits Waterfront Park.
The Big Four Bridge Opening and Closing Hours
- Park hours: 6:00 am to 11:00 pm
How To reach The Big Four Bridge by Public Transport
- Bus: At Story @ Adams (Located 1.8 miles away/ around 3 kilometers)
- By Car
- By Renting a Bike.
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The Big Four Bridge, Louisville Reviews - Write a Review
This has got to be one of the most unique bridges I've ever been on. The views are outstanding, the history of the bridge and its age alone will make you really appreciate it. And being able to walk from Kentucky to Indiana and back again is something not everyone can say they've done. You'll be in awe of the views even if you don't like the walking. It's just long enough where just about anyone can do it. If you're around the area do try your best to get to it. You'll have views that will be in your memory for a lifetime!
Great walking/jogging facility. Great alternate way to view the Ohio river while burning some calories. The facility and surrounding parks are maintained very well. There are restrooms at either end of the bridge in the park areas. The only criticism is the parking that's right at the on ramp is frequently filled up.
Highly recommended place to take a walk. Big 4 bridge is beautiful with history. I have been here many times, and felt relaxed and comfortable. The lights at light were beautiful as well. Lots of personal memory at this place.
Walking this bridge is one of the best things to do in the area. The views are excellent. I've heard of some bad things happening on the bridge after dark, but seems to have calmed down since they installed surveillance cameras. I think I will still not walk after night. Its really neat to watch the barges and boats go by. Kids love it.
Beautiful view. Excellent walkway, there is a lot of history on this bridge. Like most of Kentucky, there are more benches in this city than anywhere else I've ever been too. Walk five minutes in one direction and you'll find benches under bridges, by the waterfront, even scenic bridges have benches. If you're not careful you might accidentally run into one