Temporary Covered Bridge closure starts September 28

Pedestrian access closed from 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on weekdays

Guelph, Ont., September 8, 2020 – The covered bridge will be closed to cyclists and pedestrians starting September 28 until October 9 for a special community and tourism revitalization project to be announced at a later date.

Access to the bridge from the Boathouse on the west end and York Road Park on the east end of the bridge will be impacted from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.

In addition, the bridge will be closed in the evenings on October 6 and 7.

During closure times, pedestrians and cyclists using the Royal Recreation Trail/Eramosa River Trail from either side should detour northeast via York Road, west on Wellington Street West and south on Gordon Street to reconnect across the river.

For more information

Dana Keller, Tourism Destination Development Coordinator
Culture and Tourism, Culture, Tourism and Community Investment
City of Guelph
519-822-1260 extension 3333
[email protected]