Bridges, Roads & Overpasses

Bridges, Roads & Overpasses

by Marlene

Are there any guides on what Bridges, Roads or Overpass (Heights) are not suitable for RVs. If so, do you check state to state?

We have a 32' 5th Wheel pulled by a Toyota Tundra. Would hate to be on the road and come across any of these that we cannot get through.

Thanks for any information or advice.

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Jul 06, 2016
by: Anonymous

Make sure to measure your rig, including the the tallest thing on the roof. We come in at 12 1/2, I want something at least 13 ft high to clear easily.

Mar 25, 2016
Good question
by: Lin

Marlene, I had the same question, thanks for asking it.

Mar 08, 2016
Bridges and Underpasses
by: John

Stop by your local truck stop and they have an Atlas that lists low bridges and underpasses throughout the U.S. They are listed State By State and routes. Silica

Jul 09, 2014
Bridges etc.
by: Anonymous

But how do you know if a bridge is over 13 ft? Where is that info given? thanks

Jun 21, 2014
Trucker GPS
by: larryd

I believe there is a Trucker Garmin GPS that will keep you OFF roads that are not passable. Bit more expensive, but my GF loves hers.

Jun 21, 2014
by: Anonymous

Thanks for the info

Jun 11, 2014

You can go under any bridge or overpass that a semi tractor trailer can pass under. The rule of thumb is anything 13 ft or more of clearance is good to go.

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