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Thousand Islands Bridge

43530 Interstate 81, Alexandria Bay, NY
315-482-2501
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bridges
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erie, pa
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I have driven over the Thousand Island Bridge several times and each time I wish I could just walk across and take my time . . . maybe next time.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

great view. Stop on the south side and walk across. The view is priceless. Its a little known fact that you can actually park your car and walk across. Same with the section in canada

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Central Square
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My son and 16 yo Grandson walked the Bridge between Alex Bay and Wellsely Island. They found it great fun and better than a midway ride,

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Florida
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56 reviews 56 reviews
16 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We missed our exit and took this bridge! Very high up and beautiful scenery! Had to turn around and go back over it! My friend wanted to walk it and take pics! Not me!

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The US and Canadian spans were coordinated to a similar design that retains it's early C20th elegance Great views for those who choose to walk to the middle of the Canadian span

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Lancaster, New York
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61 reviews 61 reviews
19 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

One of the most recogonizable land-marks of this region. I love seeing it lit up at night and that the date is displayed in fresh flowers every day as you pass by.

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Fort Drum, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The drive across the bridge is very nice - the views of the Thousand Islands are amazing. A must see when in the North Country

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Visiting our son at Fort Drum, we decided to take a drive over the Thousand Island Bridge. Even though most of the St Lawrence River was covered in ice and snow, the view was spectacular from the top of the bridge. I would love to cross the bridge on foot in warmer weather.

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Ottawa, Canada
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144 reviews 144 reviews
49 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

The first time I travelled across the 1000 Island bridge I was nervous, but was quickly immune due to the unbelievably beautiful views! Every time I now drive across the bridge I become excited to once again see the majesty of the Islands below!

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Upper Marlboro, Maryland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

What a sight from the bridge. You can see the majority of the islands from the bridge. Not as nice of a view from the boat ride. But a nice photo opportunity. The bridge isn't as tall as I thought for all those afraid of heights.

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