Government of New Brunswick

The following six New Brunswick footbridges are maintained by the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure. Included below is information on each bridge such as the bridge’s name, number, and structure type, the county where it is located, and the year it was built.


Bridge Name:
Structure Type:

County:
Year Built:
Total Length:
Walkway Width:
Number of Spans:
Kilpatrick Footbridge
Cable Suspension Footbridge
Kings
1978
112.34m
0.91m
1

Route 1, Exit 158, Route 100 west for 2.7 km (1.6 mi.), Lakeside Road for 4.7 km (2.9 mi.), Route 860 east for 6.2 km (3.8 mi.), Titusville Road for 4.6 km (2.8 mi.), Route 820 east for 1.7 km (1.1 mi.). Driveway to footbridge is the first on the right side after passing the McLaren Road.


Bridge Name:       
Structure Type:
      
County:                   
Year Built:               
Total Length:          
Walkway Width:     
Number of Spans:  
Big Salmon River #1
Cable Suspension  Footbridge
St. John
1974
83.82m
1.55m
1
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Route 1, Exit 137A-B, Route 111 east for 39.2 km (24.3 mi.) to St. Martins, to Main Street for 2.3 km (1.4 mi.), on to Bayview Road and cross covered bridge, continue on Big Salmon River Road and follow signs for the Fundy Trail Parkway (Toll Road, only open in summer). The footbridge is located at the end of the Parkway, approximately 14 km (8.8 mi.) from the covered bridge, near St. Martins at Salmon River.


Bridge Name:
Structure Type:
County:
Year Built:
Total Length:
Walkway Width:
Number of Spans:
Yeoman's Footbridge
Cable Suspension Footbridge
Kings
1983
100.05m
0.91m
2

Route 1, Exit 158, Route 100 west for 2.7 km (1.6 mi.), Lakeside Road for 4.7 km (2.9 mi.), Route 860 east for four km (2.5 mi.). Driveway to footbridge is the first on the right side after passing the Robertson Road.


Bridge Name: 
Structure Type:

County:
Year Built:
Total Length:
Walkway Width:
Number of Spans:       
Footbridge Priceville
Cable Suspension Footbridge
Northumberland
1988
200.10m
0.91m
6
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Route 8, Exit at Holt Road for 1.4 km (0.9 mi.), turn right on Carrolls Crossing Road for 0.6 km (0.4 mi.), on McNamee Road.


Bridge Name:
Structure Type:

County:
Year Built:
Total Length:
Walkway Width:
Number of Spans:
Kouchibouguac River 2
Steel Span Footbridge
Kent
1988
45.11m
1.19m
3

Bridge Name:
Structure Type:

County:
Year Built: 
Total Length:
Walkway Width:
Number of Spans:
Port Elgin
Queen Post Truss, Treated Wood Stringer
Westmorland
1968
46.02m
1.68m
4
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