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Bixby Creek Bridge, also known as Bixby Bridge, built in 1932 is a reinforced concrete open-spandrel arch bridge in Big Sur, California. The bridge is located 120 miles (190 km) south of San Francisco on state route 1(Highway 1).

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The longest concrete arch span at 320 feet (98 m) and 260 feet/79 meters above the bottom of a steep canyon carved by Bixby Creek makes it one of the tallest single-span concrete bridges in the world. It is one of the most photographed bridges along the Pacific Coast due to its aesthetic design along with scenic coast of California. This bridge has frequently been used in automobile commercials.

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