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Sachs Covered Bridge

Waterworks Road Tr 509/Tr 405, Gettysburg, PA 17325
+1 717-334-6274
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Beautiful covered bridge and you might even see a ghost!

This is a beautiful covered bridge in a quiet setting. It is known to be haunted although I... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2016
Michael S
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Medina, Ohio, United States
Beautiful Bridge

We went to the Sachs Bridge due to the history and possible haunting. Beautiful setting and well... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
harleydude2006
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Dayton, Ohio
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Waterworks Road Tr 509/Tr 405, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is a beautiful covered bridge in a quiet setting. It is known to be haunted although I personally didn't see anything unusual. However, I talked to a woman there who showed me a picture she had just taken and while I won't swear it...More

Thank Michael S
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

We went to the Sachs Bridge due to the history and possible haunting. Beautiful setting and well maintained.

Thank harleydude2006
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Love to see the old historic bridge, the day we visited it was a little cold and rainy but worth the trip.

Thank Chris C
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

The historic bridge spans a lovely little creek where ducks and fish could be seen along the edge of a low dam downstream. This wood bridge has been nicely restored using much of the original timbers. This is a beautiful and serene spot, and well...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

This covered bridge is so picturesque and the setting is peacful. It looks like a scene from a painting or a postcard. It is just outside of town and surrounded by the battlefield and nearby Confederate Ave. and monuments.

Thank luvmooney
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

We used GPS and it took us through back country roads, but eventually we found the bridge. It was quiet on Monday morning, so it was just us, a couple of fishermen and a local resident who chatted with me while my son explored the...More

Thank Marc M
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

this bridge was hard to locate as we did not use a tour guide or bus tour, but GPS will bring you to it without a hitch. If you visit it at night it is down a dark road that ends at the bridge and...More

Thank josephf364
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Not many of them around so great to visit and walk over. A glimpse into the past when travel was by road no matter the weather.

Thank BrissleGirl66
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We searched out this covered bridge while touring Gettysburg. Not much parking. Very short easy walk up to the bridge. This bridge served both sides of the armies of the civil war. The story goes on when a flood swept through and the bridge washed...More

Thank Denise D
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stopped by the covered bridge while doing a self guided driving tour. No one there but us and the ducks, who didn't seem to mind sharing the lovely spot with us. We weren't there to ghost hunt - though many have said the bridge...More

Thank DMKirk
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