Mountain View, Arkansas: Swinging Bridge for Cars

Built in the 1910s, a single-lane wire-cable suspension bridge stretches over 200 feet across South Sylamore Creek. Now a popular attraction, it was restored in 2018.

470 Swinging Bridge Rd, Mountain View, AR
From Mountain View drive north on AR-5/Sylamore Ave. for five miles. Make a sharp left onto Swinging Bridge Rd (If you reach the intersection of AR-14 and AR-9 you've driven too far). Follow Swinging Bridge Rd a half-mile to the bridge.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Swinging Bridge for Cars

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Sylamore Creek Swinging Bridge.

Swinging Bridge for Cars

One of two remaining suspension bridges in Arkansas. If your'e brave enough to cross it, have your window rolled down to experience all the creaks and pops.

[Gan Nunnally, 11/09/2020]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Blanchard Springs CavernsBlanchard Springs Caverns, Fifty-Six, AR - 4 mi.
Razorback RockRazorback Rock, Fairfield Bay, AR - 27 mi.
Puffy-Eyed JFK of the DamPuffy-Eyed JFK of the Dam, Heber Springs, AR - 30 mi.
In the region:
Bull Shoals Caverns, Bull Shoals, AR - 40 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights

Create and Save Your Own Crazy Road Trip!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Arkansas Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Carpeteria Genies (Jan 18-24, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now


Favorite Quirky City Sights