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Gilpin's Falls Covered Bridge

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Nice photo OP

This covered bridge makes for a great photo opportunity catch this in the beginning of AUTUMN when... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Jerryrob185
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Elkton, Maryland
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Good example of a wooden arch truss bridge

This covered bridge is right off Md 272 North of Cecil Co Community College. One can park near the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
josephzebley
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Elkton, Maryland
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27 Aug 2018
“Nice photo OP ”
2 weeks ago
“Good example of a wooden arch truss bridge”
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Rt 272, RT 272, 1.4 miles off I-95 at exit 100a, Elkton, MD 21921
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This covered bridge is right off Md 272 North of Cecil Co Community College. One can park near the bridge and walk through. I was there recently after a bad rain and it was very muddy. If you have seen covered bridges in New England...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank josephzebley
Reviewed 6 November 2018

A beautiful place to visit any time of the year. Spring storms, summer skies, autumn leaves or winter's blanket make for perfect photo memories. Step out of time and into a moment of surrealism.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Don B
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Stopped here on our travels home from Nottingham, PA. Bridge was easy to spot right along the highway on 272. There was a small dirt parking lot along the one side of the bridge that could hold about 4-6 cars. We parked and walked down...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank daisyferret1
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This covered bridge makes for a great photo opportunity catch this in the beginning of AUTUMN when the leaves are turning on the trees and you will have a great backdrop

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jerryrob185
Reviewed 25 May 2018

The bridge was very pretty and there was a nearby trail which was rather rustic leading back along the water way. It was interesting taking photos inside of the bridge.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank BonnieLD
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is one of the best things to do when in the area. Not many covered bridges left in Maryland and the family always like going to check it out. Has been restored and has a nice dam below to sit and have lunch.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank don_tepper
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Nice peaceful location..fall foliage was great..nice year round..also used as a wedding ceremony site

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank A32961
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Most of the covered bridges in our area are in poor repair and hard to find,this one has been renovated to like new condition and is located adjacent to Md Rt 272 in Cecil County about 1 mile note of the I95 interchange.Parking on site...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank RUMSEY63
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Well kept by donations and concerned citizens - one of Cecil County's beautiful spots - hoping those that stop and visit appreciate and respect the place - so far they seem to be doing that.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

With great historical value, this covered bridge is a must see if in the area. Parking is scarce and it doesn't take more than 10 minutes to view the bridge but it is still a fascinating feature to the area. I wouldn't recommend traveling out...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank mrs f
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