Kootenai Falls Swinging Bridge - Troy

Built by the Forest Service to access forest fires across the Kootenai River, this foot bridge was destroyed by a major flood in 1948. The bridge was rebuilt on concrete piers and is now protected from flooding by Libby Dam. Used for administrative purposes, it also offers a breathtaking view of the Kootenai River gorge directly below Kootenai Falls. It is at an elevation of 2,100 feet.

Area Map: Kootenai National Forest Visitors Map

USGS Map1: Kootenai Falls

Township 31N, Range 33W, Section 14

http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/kootenai/home


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Phone: 406-295-4693
Fax: 406-295-7410

From Troy, travel east 6 miles on US Highway 2.

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Spring, Summer, Fall

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Food Services, Parking, Picnic Tables, Public Restroom, Snack Bar

Photography, Sightseeing, Wildlife Viewing