Meridian Highway Bridge, Yankton

#22 of 28 in Historic Sites in South Dakota
Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Bridge
The Meridian Highway Bridge is a bridge that formerly carried U.S. Route 81 across the Missouri River between Nebraska and South Dakota. The Meridian Highway Bridge connects Yankton, South Dakota with rural Cedar County, Nebraska. The Meridian Bridge is a double deck bridge, with the top level having carried traffic into South Dakota from Nebraska, and the lower level having carried traffic into Nebraska from South Dakota.
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  • We took a family day trip (my husband and two dogs) down to Yankton from further north in the state. We spent some time wandering around the Riverside Park area, where we parked, which includes a...  more »
  • This is a really cool bridge. I had to go across by myself because it had gotten a little warmer yesterday.  more »
  • Awesome walking bridge over the Missouri.
  • Nice place to enjoy our evening walk

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