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Bridge of the Gods (geologic event)

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The original Bridge of the Gods was created by the Bonneville Slide, which dammed the Columbia River (see also Columbia River Gorge) in the modern-day Pacific Northwest of the United States in the eighteenth century. It was a landslide across the Columbia 200 feet high.

It has been verified geologically, and there are native legends of it.

It is now the name of a bridge, the Bridge of the Gods, across the Columbia between Oregon and Washington.

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