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The Eldean Covered Bridge is a historic covered bridge spanning the Great Miami River in Miami... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
116sibylleb
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Beautiful Covered Bridge

We live close to here and I pass it everyday on my way to and from work. No matter the season or... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
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Troy, Ohio
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

The Eldean Covered Bridge is a historic covered bridge spanning the Great Miami River in Miami County, Ohio north of Troy. Built in 1860, it is one of the nation's finest surviving examples of a Long truss, patented in 1830 by engineer Stephen H. Long....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 116sibylleb
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We live close to here and I pass it everyday on my way to and from work. No matter the season or weather - sun, rain or snow - the pretty red wooden bridge stands out against its background. In between a field and a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lovekatiegracexo
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I have a grandson that really enjoys reading about and studying bridges. We have taken him here at different times. It's great to see this authentic well kept covered bridge so close to a major highway. It's right off of county road 25, not far...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank laurelboo
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Part of the bike trail through Miami County. Nice place to stop for pictures. Trail is along the scenic river with stops for coffee and food.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Denise M
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We visited the Eldean Covered Bridge a number of times. It's pleasant to take a picnic lunch to this spot and enjoy a meal before taking a walk across the bridge. I also discovered that this Eldean Bridge is mentioned on the bridgehunter website that...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Eliza W
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I visit the covered bridge on every visit to Troy. It is just a blast to the past when everything was simple. Thank you for keeping this historic landmark in good repair

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank clarson2016
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were able to take some very nice photos and walk through the bridge. We will visit again very soon.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Vinny_loves_Kim
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We bike up to this bridge as it is close to the bike path, it;s kind of cool and breezy if you need a break from the sun, there is a bit of information on the bridge and it's now an historical site, so yeah...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank terri828
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I lived in Piqua, OH when a graduated HS and the covered bridge was a local hang out. I moved away around 17 years ago and still come back to visit family. On this trip I have had time to get out and explore the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank mnnofziger
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My husband kept telling me about this place, and I honestly thought it was not all that exciting. However, I have to say that I was really impressed with the restoration. I really enjoyed our visit. It was neat to see such a great preservation....More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Rhonda C
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