New River Gorge Bridge near Fayetteville, West Virginia, USA (@ Timothy Mainiero/age fotostock)
- This bridge\s iconic status was confirmed when it was immortalised on the local coinage.""Heads or tails to find out more?
- The 924-metre structure pictured here was the longest steel-arch span in the world until 2003.""It still holds that record in the western hemisphere
- Most are happy to gaze in wonder or maybe motor across this feat of engineering excellence.""How would you feel about jumping off it?
- You\re going to need some serious walking boots to really explore this part of eastern North America.""Let\s take a hike around the Appalachian Mountains while we\re here