Pattullo Bridge 2016: Cover Photo
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Old Toll Plaza
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: BC Parkway
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Oncoming Traffic
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: South Fraser Perimeter Rd. - BC Hwy. 17
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Lane Change
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Coming & Going
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Around The Bend
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Final Approach
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Looking Back
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Threading The Needle
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: The River is Wide
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Into The Arch
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 2
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 3
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 4
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 5
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 6
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 7
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 8
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 9
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 10
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 11
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 12
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 13
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 14
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Leaving The Arch
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Crossed Over
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Thank You and Goodbye
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Welcome to New Westminster
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Cover Photo
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Cover Photo

Cover photo for the Pattullo Bridge 2016 gallery.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Old Toll Plaza
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Old Toll Plaza

Our crossing begins from the south side in Surrey where the old toll plaza was located. Tolls were collected when the Pattullo Bridge bridge was opened in 1937. Tolls were removed in 1952.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: BC Parkway
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: BC Parkway

We continue our approach to the Pattullo Bridge up a long incline which curves to the right.

The suspension bridge tower in the background belongs to the SkyTrain's Sky Bridge.  

The Pattullo Bridge is the orange coloured arch off to the right.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Oncoming Traffic
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Oncoming Traffic

We pass over the South Fraser Perimeter Road (Hwy. 17) and meet an oncoming electric scooter.  

Both suspension towers of the Sky Bridge are now visible along with the Pattullo Bridge arch on the right.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: South Fraser Perimeter Rd. - BC Hwy. 17
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: South Fraser Perimeter Rd. - BC Hwy. 17

Crossing over the South Fraser Perimeter Road (BC Hwy. 17).

The railroad overpass is in the centre with the SkyTrain guideway in the background.  

The railroad and SkyTrain have their own bridges which run parallel to the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Lane Change
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Lane Change

A cyclist changes from the closed roadway to the open walkway on the west side as he approaches the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Coming & Going
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Coming & Going

One pedestrian approaches while two maintenance trucks go to work on the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Around The Bend
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Around The Bend

Turning to line up with the Pattullo Bridge.  

The SkyBridge is on the left.  

The railroad bridge is below and to the right.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Final Approach
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Final Approach

All lined up and ready for final approach to the Pattullo Bridge.

 Downtown New Westminster is in the background underneath the SkyBridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Looking Back
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Looking Back

Before we cross the Fraser River, let's turn around to see how far we've come on our approach to the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Threading The Needle
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Threading The Needle

View of the south shore of the Fraser River from the Pattullo Bridge.

SkyTrain crosses from Surrey to New Westminster.  

A tug heads down the Fraser River.  

Fishermen are on the south shore at Brownsville Bar Park.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: The River is Wide
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: The River is Wide

Looking downriver from the Pattullo Bridge as we cross the Fraser River.  

From left to right, we see Surrey, Annacis Island, Queensborough and downtown New Westminster.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Into The Arch
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Into The Arch

The Pattullo Bridge is a through arch bridge.  

We enter the arch just as a worker exits.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 2
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 2

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 3
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 3

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 4
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 4

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 5
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 5

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 6
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 6

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 7
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 7

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 8
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 8

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 9
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 9

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 10
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 10

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 11
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 11

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 12
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 12

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 13
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 13

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 14
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Arch 14

The arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Leaving The Arch
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Leaving The Arch

Leaving the arch of the Pattullo Bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Crossed Over
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Crossed Over

View of the north shore of the Fraser River at New Westminster, B.C.   from the Pattullo Bridge.

Front St. and the railroad track run along the riverbank underneath the bridge.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Thank You and Goodbye
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Thank You and Goodbye

Exiting the Pattullo Bridge at New Westminster, B.C.

Pattullo Bridge 2016: Welcome to New Westminster
       
     
Pattullo Bridge 2016: Welcome to New Westminster

The New Westminster approach from Columbia St. to the Pattullo Bridge. Exeunt. Finis.