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Lovey scenic tour of Bedford!

We visited Bedford for the first time and were excited about the covered bridge tour. If you are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Valerie L
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Parker, Pennsylvania
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Great Fun!

Nice trip back in time! Take this journey by following directions provided by the Bedford County... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2019
JMEmden
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Crofton, Maryland
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Bedford County is blessed with 14 covered bridges. Built approximately 100 years ago by craftsmen who worked almost entirely by hand, these structures withstand the rain, snow and hard use of the traveling public. The county's bridges range in...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bedford for the first time and were excited about the covered bridge tour. If you are considering doing this call ahead of time for turn by turn directions. We got a guided map from our resort and went to the website site with...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Valerie L
Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

Nice trip back in time! Take this journey by following directions provided by the Bedford County tourism. We saw 9 covered bridges and done beautiful country.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019

A mile off the main road but worth the time to get to it. We had seen several covered bridges in the past but this was the first on we got to drive on.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019

Seen a brochure for this tour at Bedford Village and decided to try it, glad we did, it was basically a last minute decision. The directions were easy to follow, took about 2 hrs, it could have been longer if we’ve wanted to stop at...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

The driving instructions for this tour could not have been any better. It was a delight to stop at each beautiful bridge and take pictures. Going in the fall makes for a more scenic drive. The final bridge was a bit tricky to find as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

While visiting Bedford my wife and I spent the day doing the Covered Bridge tour with a Gravity Hill detour. It was quite enjoyable locating and photographing each one we encountered. We also experienced Gravity Hill which was a real kick!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 24, 2019

It was a pleasure to take a leisurely drive through rural Bedford county to see 9 covered bridges. Each bridge was different. Some you could still drive through. Tour takes around 2 hours or a little less depending on how much time you spend at...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 14, 2019

Always find covered bridges are always fun to visit -- walking within them and around the property nearby.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank JT09NewJersey
Reviewed April 29, 2019

We followed the guide to the letter. No problems and really enjoyed the way it was laid out. The old covered bridges were lovely. One had a lot of graffiti on it but it was still charming. Most of the bridges were still being used...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank gayleruth
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

The bridges are interesting and it’s great that many are on a “loop” that is easy to follow. Get the guide either online from the visitor’s center, they will mail you whatever guides you want to area attractions. The guide describes the bridges and gives...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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mikeinsunshine
August 13, 2018|
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Response from Luvtravels33 | Reviewed this property |
The Bedford County website has information. You can also get a printed brochure at the Visitor's Center in Bedford. The Visitor's Center also has a book with information on covered bridges throughout Pennsylvania.
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Hock57
October 19, 2015|
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Response from philyfanstukinmi | Reviewed this property |
There are two just off the turnpike at the Bedford exit. Claras in the travelodge is american diner kinda food well prepared and there is Eds Steakhouse. Also in downtown Bedford there are places.
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