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Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge

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The longest wooden covered bridge in the USA.

Very cool historical site. Drove across 3 times, then got out & walked it. Located on the Connecticut River, between Windsor, VT and Cornish, NH.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Ludington, Michigan
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Ludington, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cool historical site. Drove across 3 times, then got out & walked it. Located on the Connecticut River, between Windsor, VT and Cornish, NH.

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were in Northfield, MA for a 4-day canoe race. One day, we decided to eat lunch in Brattleboro, VT. After a disappointing lunch, we drove around and saw the wooden bridge. We were told that it was the longest covered bridge in the U.S.A. We drove in it and back. We took several pictures of the... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Gotta see it at least once great photo op and postcard beautiful we went here and saint gaudens national park

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Annapolis, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

That's what we were told, and for that, it was particularly note worthy. There's parking on both ends of the bridge so that you can walk it a bit, take some pictures and what have you. It's worth a visit on your way.

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

This extremely long covered wooden bridge spans the Connecticut River between Windsor, Vermont and Cornish, New Hampshire. It is one of the longest covered bridges still standing and in use in the United States. It is a beautiful sight to behold, and brings to mind the olden days and slower times. Traditionally, before crossing a covered bridge, you make a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Added another state to our trip by crossing into NH on this bridge. Very nifty to see how they engineered this wooden bridge to span the 290 feet over the river.

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White Rrver Jct, VT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

It is fun to take grandchildren through one of the longest covered bridges in NEW England. This is a wooden structure. It connects Windsor, VT to Cornish, NH. The speed limit for a horse or horse and buggy is posted at 5 miles per-hour so do not speed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here just to see the bridge on our way to Maine, and we were not disappointed. I wasn't sure if you could drive across and to our surprise YOU CAN! What a great step back in time. If you want pictures there's a small pull off on the NH side just south of the bridge. It is worth... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Whata a fine , historic way to cross the Connecticut River! Bumping along the well worn boards, and protected above from snow and rain, and water below . Could it get any more New England?!!

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Concord, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Nifty old bridge....quite long, and in very good shape. Scenice when traveling along 12A in NH. happy trails

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