Know Before You Go
The Ohio end of the former bridge is at the intersection of Ohio Route 7 N and Ohio Route 735. This location is now considered a part of Gallipolis, OH. There is a mowed path beside the railroad bridge that leads toward the riverbank. Follow the mowed path as it makes a right turn and dead ends near the riverbank. The Silver Bridge debris is still visible in the undergrowth. Please keep in mind this is undeveloped private property. It is not posted at this time. The use of a four wheel drive vehicle is advisable. On the West Virginia side, State Route 62 runs directly through Pt. Pleasant. Their memorials are across Main Street from the Mason County Courthouse.