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Walked down and interesting trail and over a big bridge.

This path is off to the side of downtown Goderich. We liked walking down the path and over a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Diana P
Great view of the river and easy to access

This is a great spot to get a view of the river and out to the lake too. It's quite a long bridge... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
BruceMcH
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This path is off to the side of downtown Goderich. We liked walking down the path and over a really big bridge. It was an interesting trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Diana P
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is a great spot to get a view of the river and out to the lake too. It's quite a long bridge so there's a differing view as you cross it. It's easy to get to and there was lots of parking. You can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BruceMcH
Reviewed 26 September 2018

The trees are beginning to turn and the views from the bridge are more spectacular every day. This is just one more interesting place to draw you back to Goderich again and again. The trestle bridge offers great views and lots of lookouts and look...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pamela O
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Whether hiking or biking, this is a really cool bridge high over the Maitland with great views in every direction. You can see the fish swimming in the clear water below. It's a really fun ride from here out into the country on the G2G...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CaroStev
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The repurposed railway trestle now provides access to several trails North of Goderich. After crossing the trestle there are 4 trails you can choose from of varying lengths. Some are vary wide open and others are mere footpaths through the bush. One leads to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank CUBBZ
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The trail and walk on the bridge was a great way to see the city from a different angle. they even had names on some of the trees for people who didn't know.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KathleenFowler
Reviewed 11 August 2018

This bridge, at one time the longest railroad bridge in Ontario, spans the Maitland River and is part of an excellent trail system that runs out from Goderich toward Blyth. There is parking at the trail head on North Harbour Road and the bridge is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I was traveling with my husband and had a day to explore in my own when I ran across this bridge trail area! What a find! The hiking trails run for many miles and are well groomed (starting at the bridge). There are some less...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JerriAL1
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Stopped here on our way out of Goderich after having breakfast, and took the Bridge across the river to gain access to the Sifto Hiking Trail. Beautiful bridge that was saved from demolition thank goodness! The hiking trail itself was a nice easy walk. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Artie1
Reviewed 18 June 2018

As a photographer, I am always on the lookout for new and interesting things to capture. On May 20th 2018 a friend took me to Goderich for my very first trip. The first place we visited was the Menesetung Bridge. I want to get back...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank anniergingrich
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Response from Nancy A | Reviewed this property |
Everyone loves walking the boardwalk at the beach.---free ----and a very long walk going into Point Farms no charge for walking around here.The bridge is free and and a nice walk.
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