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Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge

Address: Windsor, VT
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Ranked #2 of 13 Attractions in Windsor
Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Biking
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Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: Biking
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Belmont, VT
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

You encounter this bridge suddenly as you travel along the country road and are blown away by the simple beauty of its construction. It takes you right into the past as you drive over the wooden floorboards.

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Jefferson, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

A "gem" to visit during our September visit to Vermont. Among all of the bridges we visited, this was our one of our favorites! The bridge is easy to get to from the center of town. Ample parking area on the eastern side of the bridge. There are numerous photo ops of the bridge. Stop by the Windsor Diner for... More 

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Hudson, Ohio
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

It's just a few minutes from Harpoon, worth a quick bounce over. The bridge is the longest 2-lane covered bridge in the world. The bridge spans the Connecticut river, and if you are in the area in Vermont or New Hampshire, you gotta drive over it. It's free, and cool. The sign over the bridge notes, Walk your horse or... More 

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Bisley, United Kingdom
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237 reviews 237 reviews
84 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Stopped here for a photo opportunity in a delightful setting on the edge of town. This is, I believe, the longest two lane wooden covered bridge in the world and is well worth a visit. There is parking close at hand so you can safely stop for pictures The structure is an interesting for its engineering as well as its... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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81 reviews 81 reviews
25 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

A very old wooden covered bridge over 400 feet long (2 spans) and it carries two lanes of traffic. Wow! Impressive. I wish there was a display somewhere on how they built it.

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Arlington, Virginia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Cross the Connecticut River from New Hampshire to Vermont (or vice versa) over this long covered bridge. Definitely worth the drive if you are in the area and looking for those quaint things from a bygone era.

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Patchogue, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Perfect condition....a bit of history right here in our time. The longest covered bridge. You can still drive over it, takes you from Windsor VT to Cornish NH.

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Rutland, Vermont, United States
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27 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I'm no Art Garfunkle but I do know a good bridge when I see it. My kids are grown up now . I wish that I took them to ride through this bridge when they were kids, they would have loved it.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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123 reviews 123 reviews
18 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

A lovely drive across the river. Several places before and after the bridge to take photos. Wish there had been a placard before going across the bridge to tell the bridge's significance. Glad we saw the bridge.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We visit the bridge every time we are in the area. I am in awe of the fact that it is still being used ...and the condition it is in. Beautiful specimen...

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