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Love Covered Bridges

This driving tour gave us the opportunity to see many covered bridges. The thing about covered... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ralecroy
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Walhalla, South Carolina
Spyder club ride

Bedford county cover bridge was one of 7 bridges we toured with US-Spyder club it was a good 4hour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
seawolf33
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Warminister PA
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Bedford County is blessed with 14 covered bridges. Built approximately 100 years ago by craftsmen who worked almost entirely by hand, these structures withstand the rain, snow and hard use of the traveling public. The county's bridges range in...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This driving tour gave us the opportunity to see many covered bridges. The thing about covered bridges they serve the same purpose, but have different designs. Nostalgia of a world in the past that rode horse and buggy across these bridges and the communities they...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bedford county cover bridge was one of 7 bridges we toured with US-Spyder club it was a good 4hour ride including stopping for lunch the covered bridges where fascinating in there construction and up keep the tour is well worth it

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank seawolf33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful drive, beautiful Bridges, but number 12 or 13 has a really rough muddy road to it and the bridge is covered in graffiti, need some love. One bridge says turn at blinking light and there are two! Turn at the second one. I would...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I did the self guided covered bridge tour recently. It was a nice way to discover the area and the bridges are beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lisanjohn
Reviewed 28 October 2018

When we got to Bedford we drove the bridge tour route. Saw lots of old bridges and the tour book directions were easy to follow. Only disappointment was that the trees were not turning yet.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beachbumjudi
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We took the self guided tour starting at Bedford Village. The directions were very easy to follow. The tour included 9 covered bridges and a stool at Gravity Hill! It took us about 2 hours, but was well worth it!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank George S
Reviewed 13 October 2018

We stopped in the Bedford County tourist office in Bedford and picked up the Bedford County travel guide and saw the covered bridge tour. The man in the office walked us through it and gave us tips for visiting Gravity Hill too along the way....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AuntieFlo
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We started the tour from the Big coffee pot. We're on motorcycle, iut was a nice drive between bridges. The gps took us right to each bridge and the scenery driving thru the country was very enjoyable. We were surprised to see bridges still in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mike T
Reviewed 30 August 2018

What a fun driving experience -- didn't have a lot of time after meetings all day, but did enjoy the bridges I found.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PHaunschild
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I'd recommend do this tour during autumn when the leaves are changing colors. It is an easy drive and you get to see a lot of Bedford County.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Mike H
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Response from Luvtravels33 | Reviewed this property |
The Bedford County website has information. You can also get a printed brochure at the Visitor's Center in Bedford. The Visitor's Center also has a book with information on covered bridges throughout Pennsylvania.
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Response from philyfanstukinmi | Reviewed this property |
There are two just off the turnpike at the Bedford exit. Claras in the travelodge is american diner kinda food well prepared and there is Eds Steakhouse. Also in downtown Bedford there are places.
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