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Casco Bay Bridge

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Walk it Right Before Sunrise/Sunset to Capture Amazing Photos

I use this bridge almost daily and even when a boat is passing through it usually takes no longer... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sam_Nowinski
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Maine
It's a bridge.

Not really sure why this has a profile on Trip Advisor. It's a fine bridge that crosses the port... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
turbotrevor
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Drive or walk over this bridge for the scenic view of Casco Bay and Portland.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good26%
  • Average41%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“trolley tour” (2 reviews)
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Portland, ME
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I use this bridge almost daily and even when a boat is passing through it usually takes no longer than 30minutes. Other than that it's a great bridge to take a picture of the waterfront of Portland from. Not a tourist attraction but a photographer...More

Thank Sam_Nowinski
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Not really sure why this has a profile on Trip Advisor. It's a fine bridge that crosses the port. It's a draw bridge for large ships to pass, but we didn't get the see it up. It isn't especially pretty or anything.

Thank turbotrevor
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We used this bridge several times during our stay, and were surprised one day to see that it is an opening bridge to allow boat traffic through.

Thank OpaMarnie
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We crossed the bridge twice but honestly didn't see anything special. Nice, reasonably efficient but the harbor had a typical bad smell.

Thank linda201198
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We took the Casco Bay Bridge over to Cape Elizabeth to see a few lighthouses. Cape Elizabeth is a gorgeous town! The houses were so beautiful!

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Combine a fear of drowning & a fear of heights and you have the perfect combination here. But it's worth it! The Casco Bay entrance roads from Portland are a beautiful way to check out the waterbirds on the beaches of the bay. Beautiful. And...More

Thank RonL40
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The Casco Bay bridge is more of a utilitarian bridge than a scenic landmark. It connects Portland with South Portland and from there to Cape Elizabeth. IF you are driving on the bridge you will not have much opportunity to check out the sites, but...More

Thank Northern_Traveler701
Reviewed 27 November 2016

South Portland is a lively and personable place. Lots of small restaurants, shops, parks, several lighthouses and lots more. It is less touristy and full of nice people who will be happy to see you.

Thank LauriandSusan
Reviewed 1 November 2016

It was a beautiful view off the bridge as we rode over. It's a draw bridge, but luckily it didn't need to go up either time we went across it.

Thank Bellarella2013
Reviewed 30 September 2016

While on a trolley tour we crossed the Casco Bay Bridge twice and had wonderful views of the Portland Port area and of our Carnival Sunshine Ship in Port.

Thank B C
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