Bridge of the Gods

by admin on February 9, 2009

I-84, Exit 44 Cascade Locks, OR / State Route WA-14, Stevenson, WA

Open to the public – Toll Bridge. Fees are Motorcycles, Bicycles, & Pedestrians: $0.50, Small Trailers: $0.50 per axle, Trucks: $1.00 per axle, Dual Wheeled Pick-ups: $2.00, Cars: $1.00.

Charlie drives his police cruiser across the bridge, taking Bella home to Forks, in the beginning of the movie.

The best place to take a photo of the bridge is the marine park at 355 Wanapa Street, Cascade Locks, OR. There’s only one road in and out of town: Wanapa Street. Just look for the sign to the marine park, about the middle of town, near the soft-serve ice cream stand. (Our family has been stopping at that ice cream stand and the Char Burger Restaurant, in Cascade Locks, since the mid 1970′s.)

For a history of the bridge, visit

Pictures, brochures, postcards and gift shop souvenirs.

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Aly June 20, 2009 at 7:54 pm

I am here staying at the Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, WA for a military retreat. Just heard from some of the other wives about the Bridge of Gods being the one from Twilight…. and come to find out… it is!!! I couldnt believe it. Haha. Thanks for posting this.

admin June 20, 2009 at 9:02 pm

You’re welcome. I hope you get some time for site seeing. The Multnomah falls, View Point Inn and Cape Horn are also near by.

AR August 21, 2009 at 7:28 am

Visited this site on 8-19-09 and found better pictures can be taken from the hotel parking lot rather than near the Soft Serve Ice Cream stand. Great angles of the bridge from this area.

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