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About Chesapeake Bay Bridge


Chesapeake Bay Bridge is located in Maryland, USA. It is a two-way ocean crossing bridge across Chesapeake Bay. It connects demawa Peninsula in the East and Baltimore Washington Metropolitan Area in the West. From Norfolk to Delaware Peninsula, a water corridor is built between Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.

Chesapeake Bay Bridge was opened to traffic in 1952, with a length of 6946 meters and a maximum span of 488 meters. It is one of the most beautiful bridges in the world and one of the ideal places to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay. When it was built in 1952, a three lane bridge was built on the north side of the bridge in 1973 to separate two-way traffic and facilitate traffic. On the artificial island in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, visitors can not only watch the spectacular view of the Atlantic estuary and the world's busiest shipping channel, but also fish, eat and buy souvenirs.

Chesapeake Bay Bridge is open to the public once a year for walking or cycling sightseeing, attracting cyclists from all over the world. Everyone wants to experience the great feeling of cycling on the long bridge.

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