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This is the MEMORIAL . . . NOT the main Klamath Bridge!

In reading other reviews, I see that this is being confused with the Hwy 101 Klamath bridge... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
half-Brit
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Oregon Coast
Golden Bears

Don't blink or you'll miss these golden bears when crossing this bridge. My boyfriend grew up in... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
alyhsnna55
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Oregon Coast, Oregon
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24 Jan 2019
“looks just like the photo”
7 Oct 2018
“What a flood!”
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Reviewed 25 January 2019

This bridge is beautiful, there is bears on each end, and everytime it seems like there is someone tking a photo. :)

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Passenger240420
Reviewed 7 October 2018

The washed-out bridge was where the original town of Klamath was located--and completely destroyed by flood. They relocated the town. Worth a stop-and-see on a pretty drive.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank deekerlew1
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This is just a drive across bridge but the two bears on each end are pretty cool -- they're "gold." We stopped and took pictures.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

In reading other reviews, I see that this is being confused with the Hwy 101 Klamath bridge. This Memorial is NOT the bridge! You get to this Memorial by turning west on Klamath Beach Road -- this is not directly on Hwy 101. This is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank half-Brit
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Don't blink or you'll miss these golden bears when crossing this bridge. My boyfriend grew up in California, and this brought back many memories for him as we passed through here on our family vacation this summer. He's been dying to stop here, because of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank alyhsnna55
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I drove back and forth over this bridge a number of times during my recent stay in the area. The first thing you notice: a gold bear statue on each side of the road. You say to yourself, "I wonder why they are painted gold."...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank BrooklynRider
Reviewed 29 July 2017

If you drive up or down 101 you have no choice but to cross this bridge over the Klamath River. Nothing to write home about.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank sndovale
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Here on this side road you can get a glimpse of the Klamath river on your drive to the mouth of the river where it meets the ocean and get out and walk to the river and ocean.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank James D
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The first time I drove over this bridge I nearly crashed the truck as I wanted to look at the bears! We ended up staying nearby so drove over it nearly every day. I hadn't realized it was historical until we looked it up to...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank BritsInABus
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The glimpse of the view from the bridge alludes to the beauty of the area - but we found nowhere to safely stop to admire it from. Maybe, in time, somewhere will be provided given the relative popularity. Liked the golden bear...

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Harrison-F-Carter
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