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Big River Crossing, Memphis

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At nearly a mile long, Big River Crossing is the country’s longest active bike-pedestrian rail bridge and the longest public pedestrian bridge across the Mississippi River. It serves as the centerpiece of Main Street to Main Street, a 10-mile multi-modal corridor between Memphis, TN and West Memphis, AR.

The bridge is open daily to the public from 6am to 10pm. For more information, visit bigrivercrossing.com.
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  • Well, you can’t walk on water, but you can walk over the Mississippi River. This is a well-lit, well patrolled pedestrian bride that is a fun crossing for anyone looking for an easy outdoor activity.....  more
    Well, you can’t walk on water, but you can walk over the Mississippi River. This is a well-lit, well patrolled pedestrian bride that is a fun crossing for anyone looking for an easy outdoor activity.....  more »
  • We did! We "ran" back and forth from TN to AR! OK, so the "Crossing" takes one across the Mississippi R., across the State line in mid-river. We ran "back and forth" across the state line... 
    We did! We "ran" back and forth from TN to AR! OK, so the "Crossing" takes one across the Mississippi R., across the State line in mid-river. We ran "back and forth" across the state line...  more »

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