La Belle Bascule Bridge

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La Belle, Florida United States
26° 46' 9.84'', -81° 26' 16.07''
Moore Haven
La Belle Bascule Bridge
La Belle Bascule Bridge
La Belle Bascule Bridge
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Bridge typeBascule
Closed vertical clearance28'
ScheduleThe bridge will open on signal except from 7-9 AM and 4-6 PM on Monday through Friday where it will not open. From 10 PM to 6 AM, the bridge will only open given three hours notice.


Navigating the Bridge:

Use NOAA Chart 11428.

The bridge has a closed vertical clearance of 28 feet with 90 feet of horizontal clearance in the center span.

Bridge Schedule:

Depending on schedule, the bridge can be opened by horn signal (one long, one short) or by hailing the bridge tender on VHF Channel 09. (All bridges in the state of Florida must be hailed on VHF Channel 09.)

Local Notices to Mariners:

Local Notices to Mariners are available online from the U.S. Coast Guard.

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