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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, Landmarks
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Utica, NY
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108 reviews 108 reviews
35 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

A beautiful bridge with a beautiful view. Got some fantastic pictures of and from the bridge. The Thousand Islands are incredible and a drive across the bridge is great.

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ceresco
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

this bridge is really pretty and consists of a few spans the view to the Thousand Islands is better if someone else drives for you

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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49 reviews 49 reviews
10 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

How I could have missed it so long I don't know. Amazing area that all need to see. I just imagine the Voyagers paddling through a hundred + years ago loaded with supplies and beavers pelts. One feels the history in this area.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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453 reviews 453 reviews
259 attraction reviews
923 helpful votes 923 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

There are lots more imposing suspension bridges around the world but this bridge claim to fame is it happens to cross St Lawrence River's Thousand Islands. The views from its highest point are spectacular.

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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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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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69 reviews 69 reviews
19 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 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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