Lethbridge, Alberta is a community filled with history, recreation and culture located on the banks of the Oldman River surrounded by wetlands, parks and the coulees and hoodoos of the Canadian Badlands.
The main landmark in the community, the High Level Bridge, crosses the Oldman River. It is a central figure in the river valley which is hard to miss. It was constructed in 1909 and measures 1,624 metres (5,327 feet) long. It is currently the longest trestle bridge in the world.