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Capilano Park 50th Street Bridge Lookout

Bring your camera on this great lookout spot

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Difficulty: Easy
Length: 0.497 miles
Duration: Less than 1 hour
Family Friendly

Overview :  This is a quick walk for anyone who simply enjoys great views or is a photographer. The 50th Street Pedestrian Bridge provides a... more »

Tips:  -Bring a camera to capture some stunning views of downtown.
-There are benches on each end of the bridge in case you need a break.
-If... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Trail head from parking lot

Directly north from Capilano Park parking lot, you will find the trail head that takes you to the 50th Street Pedestrian Bridge.

2. Looking across the bridge

These pedestrian bridges were all built in the 1970's as part of the Capital Parks Project which explains why they are all similar in appearance.

3. Looking east

East view from the bridge

4. Capilano Park Boat Launch

Looking down on the Boat Launch in Capilano Park.

5. Looking west

A view of downtown Edmonton from the bridge. Beautiful.

6. capilano park, edmonton

You can take a break and just enjoy the water and the view. You can also climb up the other side of the trail here and you will be on Ada Blvd.

7. Walking back to the parking lot

The paved trail back.

8. Trail head marker

You're done!