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Sachs Covered Bridge

Waterworks Road Tr 509/Tr 405, Gettysburg, PA 17325
+1 717-334-6274
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Stopped by on the way home from our Gettysburg visit

A very popular bridge to visit. There were two groups taking their Christmas card photos and then... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Craig G
Maumee, Ohio
Sachs Covered Bridge is awesome and very photographic

This place has easy access and is easy to find. Great photo ops! You can find it very easy in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kim A
Tillamook, Oregon
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Waterworks Road Tr 509/Tr 405, Gettysburg, PA 17325
+1 717-334-6274
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A very popular bridge to visit. There were two groups taking their Christmas card photos and then lots of people enjoying a mild November afternoon.

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place has easy access and is easy to find. Great photo ops! You can find it very easy in Google Maps on Waterworks Road which is about 10 minutes outside the main street in Gettysburg.

Thank Kim A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I like to go to this bridge because it is so beautiful. The water is so peaceful to listen to. Great place to get nature photos.

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Built in 1854, while some come to Sachs Covered Bridge to exploit historical fiction about the ghostly presence of Civil War soldiers, those who love & wish to preserve this landmark (one of over 212 historically significant covered bridges remaining in Pennsylvania) ask that visitors...More

1  Thank OldBridges
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty view. But, boring. Nice place to take pictures. Someone said that it was haunted. I saw no evidence of that.

1  Thank Kimberley B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Difficulty finding at first. The memorial plaque is across the road and we assumed it was down the other direction. We were pleasantly surprised by the beauty of the bridge and its surroundings. Very picturesque.

Thank pghskier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there on a rainy Sunday and there were ghost hunters doing EVP sessions and spirit box sessions and seemed to be bothered that others were on the bridge. There was also a wedding photographer with the couple taking pics. The bridge itself was...More

Thank cga857
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautiful covered bridge is off the beaten track, but google maps will get you there. I was lucky enough to get there early in the morning and enjoyed the tranquility of the peaceful setting for this well maintained bridge.

Thank romedream
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Historic bridge is a nice spot to sit with lunch or just relax away from the hubub of Gettysburg and the battlefields...

Thank K B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A serene place where loves of the paranormal can go at night to look for the undead. During the day it is full of beauty and teh nature is amazing. THere are some walking paths that you can get great photos of the bridge.

1  Thank jlsween98
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