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Meems Bottom Covered Bridge

State Route 720, Mount Jackson, VA 22842
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Nice old bridge

Always a treat to see a covered bridge in use. This one is typical of a single lane, but it's... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Danny W
,
Newton, NC
via mobile
Beautiful Covered Bridge in Virginia

This is a beautiful covered bridge just south of Mt. Jackson on Route 11 in Virginia. It is a... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
sturmvogel2016
,
Gibsonia, Pennsylvania
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State Route 720, Mount Jackson, VA 22842
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Always a treat to see a covered bridge in use. This one is typical of a single lane, but it's longer than most. It runs over a beautiful stream that happened to be doubling as a swimming hole the day I visited. Must see.

1  Thank Danny W
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is a beautiful covered bridge just south of Mt. Jackson on Route 11 in Virginia. It is a 200 foot long Burr Arch bridge that is still open to traffic. The sign states that it was built in 1892 & 1893, however, the date...More

1  Thank sturmvogel2016
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Classic covered bridge set over a picturesque stream that invites you to put your toes in. We did a little bird-watching and enjoyed the peace of nature.

Thank dctravls
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Quick detour off I81. Highly recommend!!!! Nice pull off lot just beyond one end so you can get out and walk to the bridge. Beautiful spot for photographs. First time at covered bridge for our two teens and they were even impressed.

Thank merrydb
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Our son and new daughter in law were married at the opening of the bridge. The perfect sun light and the scenery makes for a memorable wedding site. We even had the cooperation of the fantastic Mount Jackson law enforcement to hold up traffic for...More

Thank OBXJR
Reviewed 4 March 2017

If you love covers bridges, it is definitely worth stopping by. If you are looking for some epic historic site, but aren't a covered bridge person, then don't bother. There's no historic information posted anywhere, that I saw. The bridge, however, is wonderfully maintained and...More

Thank TravelerTP
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

As a man with a fetish for bridges, I made my boyfriend stop here on a recent trip and we kissed in the middle of the bridge on a sun dappled summer afternoon.

1  Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This bridge is lovely. Free of charge and less than a 1/4 mile off the main road. Easily found. It was definitely worth the quick stop for a photo op.

Thank Sherri D
Reviewed 30 November 2016

If you're looking for a quick scenic getaway - then head off highway 11 in the Shenandoah Valley to take in an old covered bridge that dates back to 1894! You will enjoy a majestic scene that will take you back in time!

Thank Tonyfarach
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

What a blessing it is to experience this covered bridge. My grandchildren loved seeing inside the bridge & exploring around the bridge. This is a great place for pictures anytime of the year. We've done family pictures, senior pictures, before prom pictures, and more at...More

Thank Tammy B
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