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Scenic and Nostalgic

Beautiful view, great history and unbelievable sights. Great place to see and visit during a stay... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
ROB A
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Toms River, New Jersey
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Beautiful bridge

A lot of folks like to walk over the bridge, but I actually prefer looking at it from the river... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
sgctravel
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Gervais Street, West Columbia, SC
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"the river walk"
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"a great place to relax"
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view, great history and unbelievable sights. Great place to see and visit during a stay at Columbia, South Carolina.

Thank ROB A
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

A lot of folks like to walk over the bridge, but I actually prefer looking at it from the river walk! It's a great place to relax and enjoy a warm day with beautiful scenery!

Thank sgctravel
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Was a great walk and the view from the bridge was super! Traffic can be busy and parking is a short walk. I feel it was worth the walk.

Thank John D
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Relaxing, calming and and be surrounded by restaurants to fit any taste or style. Fall is a beautiful time of the year to explore the sound and sights found in the South. We saw the northern geese who had already migrated, claiming their winter spots....More

Thank shirleyt810
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Gervais Street is a piece of art. It NEVER gets old to look at. I love taking pictures of it and it makes a great background to take pictures of family and children. It is very nice during any season. And it is right...More

Thank beck1023
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Gervais Street Bridge is just that. . . .a bridge over the Congaree River between Columbia and West Columbia, South Carolina. Traffic lanes on the bridge are narrow, so be sure to stay on the sidewalk at all times. Traffic goes too fast on...More

Thank Scott A
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We love the Gervais street river front walk and would definitely recommend it to anyone who enjoys nature and great view.

Thank Pat B
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Reviewed 3 February 2017

The riverwalk trail follows the West Columbia side of the Congaree river. It offers a relaxing easy walk for all ages & dogs!! If you get the chance to cross the bridge and park in the parking lot on the Gervais/Columbia side at sunset you...More

Thank DestinationUnknownB
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

There was some damage to walkway due to recent high water. Could not walk full length, part were closed

Thank William E
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

A cool, historic arch bridge that takes you right in/out of downtown. Lots of places on both sides to take in some views from the top or underneath.

Thank Kristin S
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