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Clay's Covered Bridge - Perry County

Covered Bridges

We've located twenty-three of these stoic reminders of the area’s rich Dutch Heritage dot the pristine country side. Also known as “kissing bridges” PA Dutch tradition holds that kissing your sweetheart while passing through a covered bridge brings good luck.

To receive a free covered bridge trail guide, please contact the Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau at (Toll Free) 877.727.8573  or (Local) 717.231.7788.

 

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Everhart Covered Bridge
5300 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110
(717)599-5188
www.forthunter.org

Built in 1881 to span Little Buffalo Creek in Oliver Township, Perry County, it is an example of Multiple Kingpost Truss construction and is 44 fee ...  Read more >

Sheaffer Covered Bridge
Route 2024, Oriental, PA 17045
(717) 248-6713

The Sheaffer Covered Bridge was built in 1907. It is 91 feet long and crosses Mahatango Creek  Read more >

Mount Pleasant Covered Bridge
Mount Pleasant Rd., New Germantown, PA 17006
(717) 231-7788

Mount Pleasant Covered Bridge was not originally a covered bridge. It was rebuilt in 1918 as a covered bridge. It is located in Jackson Township an ...  Read more >

Bistline Covered Bridge
Madison Rd., Blain, PA 17006
(717) 582-2131

Elsewhere called Book's Covered Bridge or Flickinger Mill, this bridge was built in 1871 and crosses Shermans Creek. It is a single span 96 fee ...  Read more >

Stroup Covered Bridge
North Rd., Elizabethville, PA 17023
(717) 213-5024

The Stroup Covered Bridge is a Burr-arch truss construction located northeast of Elizabethville.  Read more >

Esther Furnace Covered Bridge
Route 373, Esther, PA 17815
(570) 784-8279

Built in 1881, the Esther Furnace Bridge crosses Roaring Creek. It is another good example in the county of Queen Truss construction.  Read more >

Beaver Covered Bridge
Route 2023, Oriental, PA 17045
(717) 248-6713

Built in 1908, the Beaver Covered Bridge is the only covered bridge in Juniata County that has remained a part of the state highway system.  Read more >

Wagoner's Mill Bridge
Northeast Madison/Tyrone Rd., Loysville, PA 17047

Built by Joseph Lightner in 1889, Wagoner's Mill Bridge is a Burr-arch truss covered bridge.  Read more >

Enslow Covered Bridge
Adams Grove Road, Blain, PA 17006

The Enslow Covered Bridge is a Burr-arch truss bridge built in 1904. It is located southeast of Blain.  Read more >

New Germantown Covered Bridge
Ridge Rd., New Germantown, PA 17071
(717) 231-7788

This bridge was built in 1891 and crosses Sherman's Creek.  Read more >