Covered Bridges in Lancaster PA

Covered Bridge in Lancaster County Covered Bridges in Lancaster PA

(pictured above: Bitzer's Mill by Brian Wilson)

Lancaster County has the most covered bridges in Pennsylvania with 29 covered bridges!

These historic structures draw tourists from all over the world who often enjoy them while on covered bridge driving tours. If these visitors are really lucky, they may even spot and Amish horse and buggy making its way from one end of the bridge to the other. Perfect photo op!

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Baumgardener's Covered Bridge

Baumgardener's Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Pequea, Pennsylvania, 17565

The Baumgardener's Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Pequea Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Pequea #10 Bridge.The bridge has a single span, wooden, double Burr arch trusses design with the addition of steel hanger rods. The deck is made from oak planks. It is painted red, the traditional color of Lancaster County covered bridges, on both the inside and outside. Both approaches to the bridge are painted in the traditional white color.

Bitzer's Mill Covered Bridge

Bitzer's Mill Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Ephrata, Pennsylvania, 17522

The Bitzer's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the Conestoga River in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is the oldest bridge in the county still in use. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Big Conestoga #2 Bridge. The bridge is also called Martin's Mill Bridge, Eberly's Cider Mill Covered Bridge, and Fiand's/Fiantz's Covered Bridge. -wikipedia

Bucher's Mill Covered Bridge

Bucher's Mill Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Stevens, Pennsylvania, 17578

The Bucher's Mill Covered Bridge or Butcher's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Cocalico Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. After the Landis Mill Covered Bridge, it is the second shortest covered bridge in the county.[3] A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Cocalico #2 Bridge.

Colemanville Covered Bridge

Colemanville Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Pequea, Pennsylvania, 17565

The Colemanville Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Pequea Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. After Hunsecker's Mill Covered Bridge, it is Lancaster County's second-longest single-span covered bridge still being used. The bridge has a single span, wooden, double Burr arch trusses design with the addition of steel hanger rods. The deck is made from oak planks. It is painted red, the traditional color of Lancaster County covered bridges, on both the inside and outside. Both approaches to the bridge are painted red with white trim.

Eichelberger's Covered Bridge

Eichelberger's Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Lititz, Pennsylvania, 17543

The Buck Hill Covered Bridge, Eichelberger's Covered Bridge, or Abram Hess' Mill Bridge is a covered bridge located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is located on the Buck Hill Farm's pond on private property.

Erb's Covered Bridge

Erb's Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Lititz, Pennsylvania, 17543

The Erb's Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Hammer Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States.[1] A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Hammer Creek #1 Bridge

Eshelman's Mill Covered Bridge

Eshelman's Mill Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Gordonville, Pennsylvania, 17529

The Leaman's Place Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Pequea Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Pequea #4 Bridge. The bridge is also known as Eshelman's Mill Covered Bridge and Paradise Bridge.

Forry's Mill Covered Bridge

Forry's Mill Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Columbia, Pennsylvania, 17512

The Forry's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Chiques Creek in West Hempfield in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Big Chiques #7 Bridge. (Chiques Creek was known as Chickies Creek until 2002).

Herr's Mill Covered Bridge

Herr's Mill Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Ronks, Pennsylvania, 17572

The Herr's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Pequea Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is also sometimes known as Soudersburg Bridge. The bridge has a double span, wooden, double Burr arch trusses design. It is painted red on the outside, the traditional color of Lancaster County covered bridges. Both approaches to the bridge are painted in the traditional white color.

Hunsecker's Mill Covered Bridge

Hunsecker's Mill Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17601

The Hunsecker's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. The bridge has a single span, wooden, double Burr arch trusses design. The bridge, which spans the Conestoga River, is 180 feet (54.9 m) long, making it the longest single span covered bridge in the county -wikipedia

Jackson's Sawmill Covered Bridge

Jackson's Sawmill Covered Bridge
Historic Place
map it | Quarryville, Pennsylvania, 17566

The Jackson's Sawmill Covered Bridge or Eichelberger's Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the West Branch of the Octoraro Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the West Octoraro #1 Bridge. The bridge is purportedly the only covered bridge in the county that is not built perpendicular to the stream it crosses due to the placement of the sawmill on one side of the bridge and the rock formations faced by the builders on the other side

Kauffman's Distillery Covered Bridge

Kauffman's Distillery Covered Bridge

map it | Manheim, Pennsylvania, 17545

The Kauffman's Distillery Covered Bridge or Sporting Hill Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Chiques Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Big Chiques #1 Bridge. (Chiques Creek was known as Chickies Creek until 2002)

Keller's Mill Covered Bridge

Keller's Mill Covered Bridge

map it | Ephrata, Pennsylvania, 17522

The Keller's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Cocalico Creek in Ephrata Township, Lancaster County in the US state of Pennsylvania. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Cocalico No. 5 Bridge. It is also sometimes known as Guy Bard Covered Bridge (after a local jurist) and Rettew's Covered Bridge (after the person that Rettew's Road is named). -wikipedia

Kurtz's Mill Covered Bridge

Kurtz's Mill Covered Bridge

map it | Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17602

The Kurtz's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Mill Creek in the Lancaster County Park in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. The bridge is also known as the County Park Covered Bridge, Baer's Mill Covered Bridge, Isaac Baer’s Mill Bridge, Keystone Mill Covered Bridge, Binder Tongue Carrier Covered Bridge, and Mill 2A Covered Bridge. The bridge is accessible to road traffic from within the park. -wikipedia

Landis Mill Covered Bridge

Landis Mill Covered Bridge

map it | Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17601

The Landis Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the Little Conestoga Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Little Conestoga #1 Bridge. The bridge, built in 1873 by Elias McMellen, is today surrounded by a development, shopping center, and highways on the boundary of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. At 53 feet (16.2 m), it is the shortest covered bridge in the county. -wikipedia

Lime Valley Covered Bridge

Lime Valley Covered Bridge

map it | Willow Street, Pennsylvania, 17584

The Lime Valley Covered Bridge or Strasburg Bridge is a covered bridge that spans Pequea Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Pequea #8 Bridge.

Mercer's Mill Covered Bridge

Mercer's Mill Covered Bridge

map it | Atglen, Pennsylvania, 17602

The Mercer's Mill Covered Bridge or Mercer's Ford Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the East branch of the Octoraro Creek on the border between Lancaster County and Chester County in Pennsylvania, United States. A Lancaster County-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the East Octoraro #2 Bridge

Neff's Mill Covered Bridge

Neff's Mill Covered Bridge

map it | Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17602

The Neff's Mill Covered Bridge or Bowman's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the Pequea Creek on the border between West Lampeter Township and Strasburg Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States.[1] A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Pequea #7 Bridge

Pine Grove Covered Bridge

Pine Grove Covered Bridge

map it | Oxford, Pennsylvania, 19363

The Pine Grove Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the East Branch of Octoraro Creek on the border between Lancaster County and Chester County in Pennsylvania, United States. It is the longest covered bridge in Lancaster County.

Pinetown Covered Bridge

Pinetown Covered Bridge

map it | Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania, 17505

The Pinetown Bushong's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the Conestoga River in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Big Conestoga #6 Bridge. The bridge is also known as Pinetown Covered Bridge, Nolte's Point Mill Bridge and Bushong's Mill Bridge. -wikipedia

Pool Forge Covered Bridge

Pool Forge Covered Bridge

map it | Narvon PA 17555, Pennsylvania,

The Pool Forge Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the Conestoga River in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. The bridge is now on private property where it was once used as a storage barn before the owner added a road to receive vehicle traffic.

Red Run Covered Bridge

Red Run Covered Bridge

map it | Denver PA 17517, Pennsylvania,

The Red Run Covered Bridge or Oberhaltzer's Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that once spanned the Muddy Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. It was built in 1866 by Elias McMellen and is currently situated on private property next to the Red Run Campground. It is 107 feet long with a width of 15 feet and is also known as the Oberholzer's Covered Bridge.

Schenck's Mill Covered Bridge

Schenck's Mill Covered Bridge

map it |

The Schenk's Mill Covered Bridge or Shenk's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the Big Chiques Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the Big Chiques #4 Bridge -wikipedia

Shearer's Mill Covered Bridge

Shearer's Mill Covered Bridge

map it | 504 East Adele Avenue, Manheim, Pennsylvania, 17545

The Shearer's Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the Big Chiques Creek in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. (Chiques Creek was known as Chickies Creek until 2002).

Siegrist's Mill Covered Bridge

Siegrist's Mill Covered Bridge

map it | Mount Joy PA 17552, Pennsylvania,

The Siegrist's Mill Covered Bridge is a 102-foot (31 m), Burr Arch Truss covered bridge over Chiques Creek between Rapho and West Hempfield townships, Lancaster County in U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Owned and maintained by the county, its official designation is the Big Chiques #6 Bridge.

Weaver's Mill Covered Bridge

Weaver's Mill Covered Bridge

map it | East Earl, Pennsylvania, 17519

The Weaver's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the Conestoga River in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. The 85-foot-long (26 m), 15-foot-wide (4.6 m) bridge was built in 1878 by B. C. Carter and J. F. Stauffer across Conestoga River. It is also known as Isaac Shearer's Mill Bridge.

White Rock Forge Covered Bridge

White Rock Forge Covered Bridge

map it | Kirkwood PA 17536, Pennsylvania,

The White Rock Forge Covered Bridge or White Rock Covered Bridge is a covered bridge that spans the West Branch of the Octoraro Creek in southeast Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. A county-owned and maintained bridge, its official designation is the West Octoraro #2 Bridge. It was built in 1847 by John Russell and Elias McMellen, but the original was destroyed and rebuilt in 1884. The wooden burr bridge crosses the West Branch of the Octoraro Creek. It is 103 feet long and 13 feet wide.

Willow Hill Covered Bridge

Willow Hill Covered Bridge

map it | Lancaster PA 17602, Pennsylvania,

The Willow Hill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge located off U.S. Route 30 that spans Miller’s Run (which flows into Mill Creek, a tributary of the Conestoga River) in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. It was built in 1962 by Roy Zimmerman as a reconstruction using parts of the Miller's Farm Covered Bridge, built in 1871 by Elias McMellen, and Good's Fording Covered Bridge, built in 1855. It crosses Mill Creek and is 93 feet long and 15 feet wide.

Zook's Mill Covered Bridge

Zook's Mill Covered Bridge

website | map it | Warwick, Pennsylvania, 17540

The Zook's Mill Covered Bridge is a covered bridge spanning Lancaster County's Cocalico Creek. With a single span, wooden, double Burr arch trusses design with the addition of steel hanger rods, the deck is made from oak planks, and is painted red, the traditional color of Lancaster County covered bridges, on both the inside and outside.

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All photos of covered bridges on this page were taken by Brian Wilson.

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