We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Clarkson Covered Bridge

Off Hwy 278, Cullman, AL
+1 256-734-3369
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Awesome place

It's a beautiful and peaceful place, if only the wood planks could talk. Romantic place to take... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leslie J
,
Rainsville, Alabama, United States
via mobile
Nice Historical Site

This bridge is a nice destination to visit on a late morning or afternoon drive. Picturesque. There... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Soulmates2012
,
Huntington Beach, California
Read all 105 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Off Hwy 278, Cullman, AL
CONTACT
Website
+1 256-734-3369
Write a Review
Reviews (105)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a beautiful and peaceful place, if only the wood planks could talk. Romantic place to take someone you love or pubic with the family. Very historic with lots of information.

Thank Leslie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bridge is a nice destination to visit on a late morning or afternoon drive. Picturesque. There is something welcoming about an old covered bridge and towns across the States that have one are proud of them and tend to preserve them. Take time for...More

Thank Soulmates2012
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This bridge is longer than many covered bridges I have seen. This makes it unique in that regard. I think it's the 2nd longest in AL. There is a creek below that you can explore. It's free and you can walk through the bridge.

Thank Jojoaz83
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I went here thinking there might be something special about the place, but aside from hiking trails, there was just a covered bridge.

Thank Amy545
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I love covered bridges and this was fantastic. In a beautiful setting. Sun was shining so was really good visit. Only thing missing was Clint Eastwood! ( for those of you old enough to remember the film Covered Bridges of Maddison County)

Thank Janet_Bristol
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place for an afternoon picnic, Take your camera and save some memories. Take a stroll under the bridge and through the park.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Nice secluded no people around. Very peaceful. There is even a cabin you can rent or you can just show up and have a family day they have girls provided.

Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Donation based , took my daughters who love to draw there is unlimited scenery and photo opportunities. This place is absolutely beautiful from babbling brook to covered bridge. Take a picnic or sack lunch or hotdogs and utilize the on-site grills.

Thank marsha d
Reviewed 8 August 2017

You will love visiting Clarkson Bridge. It is sitting over a lovely creek. There is a nice park with picnic tables. The children will enjoy wading along the creek edge. There is a primitive building on site that you can enjoy. Just this past weekend,...More

Thank csheheane
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Newly renovated. Can still look through the floorboards and see the water coursing below. Great area for picnics. Great area to explore. Grist mill present but not working.

Thank babygirllass
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Johnny's BBQ
197 reviews
8.44 miles away
Buenavista Mexican Restaurant
112 reviews
7.30 miles away
Cracker Barrel
134 reviews
7.07 miles away
LawLers Barbecue
33 reviews
7.40 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Crooked Creek Civil War Museum
23 reviews
2.52 miles away
Ave Maria Grotto
304 reviews
10.55 miles away
Smith Lake RV Resort
8 reviews
12.84 miles away
Houston Historic Jail
19 reviews
15.23 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
biglang
23 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Michael C | Reviewed this property |
It seems there were some signs after you get off I-65 at Exit 308, but I don't recall seeing any signs from I-65. A travel website provided the following directions: From Cullman, take I-65 exit 308. Drive west on US Hwy 278... More
0
Votes