Huey P. Long Bridge: 2013 Visit

New Orleans, LA

On April 6, 2013 I had a chance to take the Amtrak Sunset Limited over the bridge en route to Los Angeles.

04/06/2013 09:15:50
Beginning climb to Huey Long Bridge
04/06/2013 09:16:42
Elmwood
04/06/2013 09:17:16
Elmwood
04/06/2013 09:18:02
Elmwood
04/06/2013 09:18:40
Westbound traffic lanes
04/06/2013 09:18:58
Westbound traffic lanes
04/06/2013 09:19:34
Elmwood Walmart
04/06/2013 09:20:04
Westbound traffic lanes
04/06/2013 09:20:10
Road workers
04/06/2013 09:20:22
The Mississippi River
04/06/2013 09:20:44
North bank
04/06/2013 09:20:58
Auto lane
04/06/2013 09:21:04
Mississippi River
04/06/2013 09:21:14
Looking west down the Mississippi River toward New Orleans
04/06/2013 09:21:38
Looking east
04/06/2013 09:21:50
Truss span superstructure
04/06/2013 09:22:34
South bank, east of bridge
04/06/2013 09:22:38
South bank, east of bridge
04/06/2013 09:22:48
Avondale Shipyard
04/06/2013 09:23:00
Southwest approach
04/06/2013 09:23:10
Fire training facility
04/06/2013 09:23:18
Looking back at the bridge from the southwest approach
04/06/2013 09:23:36
Fire training facility
04/06/2013 09:23:48
Bridge City
04/06/2013 09:23:56
Looking back at the bridge from the southwest approach
04/06/2013 09:24:18
Bridge City
04/06/2013 09:24:26
Looking back at the bridge from the southwest approach
04/06/2013 09:25:30
Avondale Shipyard
04/06/2013 09:25:58
Water treatment plant
04/06/2013 09:27:08
Highway 18
04/06/2013 09:27:22
Looking back at the bridge from the southwest
04/06/2013 09:27:32
Curving to the west
04/06/2013 09:36:16
Entering rail yard