CITY HALF MARATHON WALK
CHECKPOINT B: CLIFTON SUSPENSION BRIDGE
Clifton Suspension Bridge is one of Bristol’s most recognisable structures.
Designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, it marks a turning point in the history of engineering and has come to symbolise a city of original thinkers and independent spirit.
The Bridge first opened in1864 and is currently open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days of the year.
The Bridge is 331 ft above the water.
CHECKPOINT C: BS8 3HT
DIRECTIONS TO NEXT CHECKPOINT
After the checkpoint, use the crossing to cross to the left-hand side of the road. Walk along until you see a slope on your left. Ascend the slope onto the path, follow it STRAIGHT towards the Observatory. Follow this path all the way and keep left until you join onto Clifton Down Road. Ahead LEFT down Clifton Down Road, all the way through the tree lined avenue until you reach a five-way road junction. Checkpoint C, Ladies Mile Junction on Bridge Valley Road (BS8 3HT). Check In.