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Built in 1857

Unique covered bridge. Beautful setting and quiet park. Ample parking. Area to have a picnic. In... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
IllinoisKate1
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Chicago, Illinois
Nice park with great views really cool bridge! American history!

This bridge is really cool to see and walk across. Great photo spot too. Great place to have a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mark C
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The oldest, standing covered-bridge in Virginia.
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Humpback Bridge Wayside Park, Covington, VA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unique covered bridge. Beautful setting and quiet park. Ample parking. Area to have a picnic. In warm weather, you can wade in the water.

Thank IllinoisKate1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bridge is really cool to see and walk across. Great photo spot too. Great place to have a picnic or have family time. Cooler in person than any photo of it.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed October 8, 2018

This was always one place we brought out of town visitors when I resided in the area. So it only made sense to bring the group here to enjoy a small piece of history. There is a nice picnic area and the bridge seems to...More

Thank Sunsetbum
Reviewed August 11, 2018

One attraction we made it a point to stop to see while driving on I-64 from Lexington, Virginia, to the Greenbrier resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, was the Humpback Bridge in Covington, Virginia. Built in 1857 and spanning 109 feet, it is the...More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We stopped by Humpback Bridge on our way out of town. It's a scenic little stopover, complete with an art installation and a path down to the water for those who want to wade.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Nice and quiet, great scenery. A very interesting place to visit a old beautiful bridge of yester year.

Thank Samuel W
Reviewed July 14, 2018

If you love covered bridges, this is one you must see! It is one of only two remaining arched covered bridges. If you are into photographing these bridges, however, it would be best to visit when the weather is too cool for in-water activities. While...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Humpback is a must see. It’s beautiful and takes you back in time. A great place for a picnic or family cookout. It is also a great place to go swimming

Thank billnice16
Reviewed June 19, 2018

If you'll notice those items in the photo spell "LOVE"....Virginia is for Lovers ...this bridge is Humped in an arch across the stream...very unique construction and probably the only one you'll ever see.

1  Thank Harry M
Reviewed June 5, 2018

This was a great stop. The bridge is amazing, disappointing to see so much graffiti. The l o v e art was too cool.

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parrotgirl77
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Response from Judy S | Reviewed this property |
none that I know of. nice place for a picnic but no overnight.
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