Explore the iconic three bridges, local communities and landscapes.
The Forth Bridges Trail is a circular walk that takes in the iconic Forth Bridges and the distinctive historic communities of North and South Queensferry.
The trail is approximately 5 miles. You can start it at any point with plenty of stops on the way.
The area is rich in history, heritage, wildlife, nature and beauty. And you’ll get some pretty impressive views of the bridges.
The trail will take you across the bridges by foot, cycle or train to explore both sides of the Firth of Forth. You can also take a boat trip under the bridges.
You'll learn about the bridges and discover some of the history, quirks and characteristics that make this area so special.
Follow the trail signs and use the QR codes to find out more about each trail stop.
The trail makes for a great day out exploring and learning.
Culture and Traditions, Energy and Engineering
The Forth Bridges Forum is a Transport Scotland-led management forum, established to make sure that those with a direct interest in the bridges – from local communities to motorists – stay at the heart of their operation and maintenance.
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