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Poinsett Bridge

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Little Gap Creek, Greenville, SC
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Oldest bridge in SC

For history enthusiasts, this is a very nice site. The stone bridge is old and is just off the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cws_design
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Braselton, Georgia
Oldest bridge in SC

Breathtaking views and a beautiful stream. The bridge is made with river rock that is arched over... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
k c
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Little Gap Creek, Greenville, SC
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For history enthusiasts, this is a very nice site. The stone bridge is old and is just off the main road, easily accessable.

Thank cws_design
Reviewed 1 week ago

Breathtaking views and a beautiful stream. The bridge is made with river rock that is arched over the water. This bridge is on the original road that went from Greenville SC to Asheville NC

Thank k c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Poinsett Bridge is off the beaten track, but that wasn't always the case. It once was a key structure on an important, early 19th century road in western SC/NC. There's not lots to do here -- an hour is more than enough time to...More

1  Thank 608claym
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited Poinsett Bridge several times. The bridge and its history are quite interesting and the architecture of the bridge is lovely. Always love being in natural settings and the bridge and its babbling brook are a peaceful place to visit.

Thank Beth C
Reviewed June 16, 2017

this bridge is a little hard to find but worth the effort, parking is not a problem, a short walk across the street and your there, it crosses over a very pretty creek good views from either side of the bridge

Thank Rich G
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Built in 1820 and is still in very good shape. Nice big parking area and short walk down some steps to walk over the bridge. You can also go down both sides to the water and walk under the bridge. Campbell's Covered Bridge is only...More

Thank Annissa A
Reviewed March 28, 2017

There are hiking trails that go past the bridge for adventurous ones, but the bridge is the main highlight. It is one of the oldest bridges in the state, and you can go over, around, and even under the bridge since there are plenty of...More

Thank Veronesi413
Reviewed March 27, 2017

I love places off the beaten path and I love history. This stone bridge with it's beautiful arch framing a section of Little Gap Creek, satisfies both loves. It is well worth the visit even if you don't have time to do the nature trail.

Thank angelaohedgepeth
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

In the area for the weekend visit this one of many things within the downtown area you can visit at no charge

Thank Julian P
Reviewed February 26, 2017

A unique look back into time. Amazing craftsmanship that stands throughout time. Remote location and many backstories and legends abound.

1  Thank larryandjoyce
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