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Great walk to stretch your legs

After travelling for a few hours, we found ourselves in Shelbourne Falls. Needing to take a few... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
_TeamP10102015
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Land O Lakes, Florida
A pleasant surprise

My wife and I visited the Bridge of Flowers in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, during a tour of New... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard_Harpum
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Bring your camera when you visit this former trolley bridge, which is a flower garden ablaze with color.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mohawk trail” (38 reviews)
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Shelburne Falls, MA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After travelling for a few hours, we found ourselves in Shelbourne Falls. Needing to take a few moments to stretch our legs, we decided to walk across the Bridge of Flowers that had been dedicated to local veterans. My wife enjoyed the variety of seasonal...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the Bridge of Flowers in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, during a tour of New England. We decided to go, as it was recommended in our guide book and it was certainly worth the detour. When we saw the bridge from the...More

Thank Richard_Harpum
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Originally built in 1908 as a trolley bridge to cross the Deerfield River, this is a beautiful attempt at regeneration. I did read the plaque that explains who first converted it into a bridge of flowers but my memory cells are not at their full...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

We been there is November, so no flower at all but the view from the bridge is nice anyway. Enjoy the walk.

Thank pazitg
Reviewed 13 November 2017

we read about the Bridge of Flowers in a guide book and decided to seek it out. We're so glad we did as it was truly amazing and luckily we were there before it was shut down for the season. Highly recommended, but the pathway...More

Thank ctp1513
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Nice little stroll over the bridge with a large variety of flowers, and shrubs etc. Very pretty place. A couple of little places to eat on either side of the bridge. Also the glacial pot holes and fossils in the rocks at the Falls. I've...More

Thank AntiqueSinks
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I can only use one word to describe this site and that is beautiful. It is a bridge spanning a small river that has been turned into a walking flowered wonderland. It is worth going out of your way to see this.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Our traveling caravan just finished lunch and was traveling along the Mohawk Trail when someone in our group looked at the travel booklet and said "lets stop at the Bridge of Flowers". From the description in the travel booklet I was not eager to stop...More

Thank Atenant
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The Bridge of Flowers is a pedestrian bridge lined with flowers and shrubs. The plantings change so that there's always something in bloom. The villages at both ends of the bridge have nice art shops, cafes, and the like. And it's all free, including parking.

Thank Milpitas_traveller
Reviewed 26 October 2017

When someone suggested this we were sceptical, but we were wrong. For such a structure, what has been created is unique. The volunteers that maintain the bridge must be incredible gardeners (and deserve a gold medal) to keep it in such a great condition. The...More

Thank Ali921
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ylucylu
3 November 2017|
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Response from Janet L | Reviewed this property |
most of the flowers are now gone due to frosts/freezes, but there still might be something there. the best times to go are april-september or start of october befoire and after the frosts and freezes have happened. i found... More
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dlenane78
22 July 2017|
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Response from Abbe C | Reviewed this property |
No! It is free, and it is also very short.
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Kathleen G
14 July 2017|
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Response from Missy50hk | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a big parking lot at one end and lots of street parking. Parking is not a problem.
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