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Casselman River Bridge State Park

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Great piece on history. Worth a stop.

After seeing pictures of the bridge, I wanted to see it in person. We spent a weekend in the area... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
photobug429
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Kensington, Maryland
Reminiscent of a Slower Paced Lifestyle

The main attraction here is the old bridge which is closed to all but walking traffic now. The... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
ProTechCPA
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Bridgeport, West Virginia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After seeing pictures of the bridge, I wanted to see it in person. We spent a weekend in the area and found plenty to see and do. Grantsville is a charming little town away from cities.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

The main attraction here is the old bridge which is closed to all but walking traffic now. The wonder of what it was when built is worth taking the time to soak in. There is a small park with picnic tables on the grounds and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

this is a nice little park with a lot of history. the bridge is a cool little piece of history. the park is small but nice trails and the river is very nice.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank eric w
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for a family picnic on our way to flight 93. Small park with picnic tables close to the Casselman River. Nice backdrop for family photos. Interesting history from George Washington era. Small restroom. Handicap parking. Just a few minutes off highway

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CountryGal5759
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Grantsville has preserved history, and this is an economic boon to the area. Casselman River Bridge State Park is located near several other historic sites as well as several interesting restaurants. Casselman River Bridge State Park is a 4-acre parcel located east of Grantsville in Garrett...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This little park is so cute. First is the historic Casslemans Bridge. It is just beautiful. A great spot to take pictures. The park has a gazebo down some steps where the ground levels out. If you walk beyond the gazebo a little farther you...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Patti W
Reviewed 20 October 2017

The bridge is in a wooded setting and makes for some interesting photos. It is easily reached with parking or a short walk from the Artisan Village.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank burrdjd
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Wife is a shutter-bug, so we drove an hour out of our way to take a peak at this one-of-the-oldest-and-longest-used stone arch bridges in the country. The down-side is that you absolutely have to pick your weather. But it is truly a beauty and with...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Alan C
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Lots of history here. Casselman River Bridge State Park is on the National Road and is easily accessible from I-68. From Washington to the present. Very nice visit, and no entry fee. Recommend.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 26 September 2017

If you like bridges and are interested in history this is a must see. A Beautiful stone arch bridge built in 1813. A piece of history. Enjoy the view to the Casselman River below. Walk across on either side and enjoy either the Spruce Forest...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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