Build this Easy Garden Footbridge with these how-to plans. This bridge will look great spanning your water garden, small creek or just gracing your backyard landscape! Whether for functionality or just looks, a wooden garden bridge can certainly add to the natural appeal of your yard or garden. As the name says, this one is easy to build with basic hand and power tools.
Features: Easy to build from dimensional lumber! Decorative bolt on railing. Main beams are made from 2x12 lumber. For an even easier project, these plans include an option for a straight bottom (no angled cut-out), bridge.
Size: Approx. 8ft. long by 3ft. wide by 4ft. tall at the center of railing.
Plans Include: Complete materials list, step-by-step instructions with lots of drawings and 3D views and building hints and tips.
Skill Level: Basic carpentry skills required.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The bridge shown in these plans is not designed for heavy loads or for crossing long and deep streams, gullies or ditches. The maximum load on the bridge should be no more than 300lbs. The maximum span (open, unsupported area underneath) should be no more than 4ft wide.