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Visiting is a must!

Wow we started to walk along this bridge, on a rainy cloudy day. That did not deter us, the bridge... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janit5954
Fabulous Structure

If your fit enough a walk across Barmouth bridge is a must. Fabulous views towards Snowdonia and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alan B
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Barmouth Bridge, 150 years old in 2017. Currently free for pedestrians and cyclists to cross between Barmouth and Fairbourne. Once on the Fairbourne side, there is a path into Fairbourne itself, or you can travel up the famous Mawddach Trail along...more
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Mawddach Estuary, Barmouth, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow we started to walk along this bridge, on a rainy cloudy day. That did not deter us, the bridge is amazing an when you get to the middle the views are breath taking. We loved it!!!!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If your fit enough a walk across Barmouth bridge is a must. Fabulous views towards Snowdonia and Cardigan Bay the other side. Oystercatchers are regular visitors to the sand banks.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for the first time in a few years and I'd forgotten how pretty it looks around this area. I'm sure the bridge over the estuary is a wonderful feat of engineering and certainly a great shortcut for trains but it also looks fascinating...More

Thank GAlsager
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like walking you will love Barmouth you have the best of both worlds, the sea and the mountains.

Thank Mawddach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I walked over the bridge yesterday, a perfect day for a walk over to fairbourne, your asked to pay an honesty toll (suggested amount 1 pound) on the bridge to pay towards the upkeep, views fantastic, we had a walk along the...More

Thank Georgie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The weather was sunny & bright. What an amazing sight of the trains (only pity is that they are not steam trains!) passing over the bidge over the estuary. The views from both Barmouth and Fairbourne (at the othe side of the estuary) are truly...More

Thank Loiner1942
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We cycled over this bridge 4 times & went over twice on the train. It led us to a lovely,easy cycle ride along the side of the water to Dollgeleu on a disused railway track & over again the day after to Fairbourne in the...More

Thank Lankeylass
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice bridge, a very pleasant flat walk with stunning views over the estuary. Quaint "voluntary" toll charge paid to the troll on the Barmouth side. *the troll is an actual troll, not a grumpy man in a toll booth". ;)

Thank KJP543
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a beautiful Autumnal morning we walked over the bridge and along some of the coastal path. Stunning views of both the estuary and the Snowdonian Hills. Fresh air in abundance and no traffic!

Thank foliofreak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An experience not to be missed, we cycled the whole route into Dolgellau and back to Barmouth. The track is in exxcellent condition and was very interesting with the marshes and sea birds. The Bridge itself is in great condition and it was a very...More

Thank 19Di_a_nne
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Geoffrey P
6 September 2016|
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Response from paulineclifton | Reviewed this property |
We went in June and the bridge was open.There was no one in the booth to charge us making it free.
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