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The Black Covered Bridge

Oxford, OH
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Neat Stop on the way to Hueston Woods

A very neat and brief stop on the way to Hueston Woods to see a covered bridge and learn about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cincinnati, Ohio
Piece of History

The construction of the bridge is quite impressive, and it's a nice slice of local history. It's a... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Victor P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very neat and brief stop on the way to Hueston Woods to see a covered bridge and learn about the history of the area. I would not go out of my way to see it, but we were driving right past so worth a...More

Thank Matt22260993
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The construction of the bridge is quite impressive, and it's a nice slice of local history. It's a quick stop that's worth the few minutes you'll spend there and it's a great place to run to (only about 4 miles, round trip, from the heart...More

Thank Victor P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

A nice site to visit in Oxford. Take the time to park your car and walk across this lovely bridge. It's a treat to see.

Thank TeeMcPee
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This bridge has been restored very well and it neat to see how they were put together back then. You can walk across it, however the other end is not open. It is in a quiet and quaint area in Oxford, Ohio. If you like...More

Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Ride your bike over from downtown Oxford, or enjoy a good hike to visit this site. Several entries into Oxford were once graced by covered bridges like this last one, which remains on its original site (the road has been moved!)

Thank DianaRae
Reviewed 2 July 2016

So many covered bridges in this area. This one is especially interesting because its length. Very cool place to stop and check out.

Thank William B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Clearly a historic covered bridge, but not very exciting. Much of it has been replaced, so the feeling one gets is not one seeped in history. It almost has a modern feeling. Nonetheless, it is worth seeing and only takes a few minutes to do...More

Thank woodyand
Reviewed 26 June 2016

We made a visit to check out this historic bridge as there aren't many remaining. It was dusk so as you walk down the bridge, the light sensors kick in and light up the bridge making a cool effect. They also have a sign in...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Historic marker gives history of bridge. The back of bridge is enclosed with chain link fencing so can't walk through the bridge. Personally I found this to take away from the atmosphere of bridge. As other reviewer so eloquently put it you like covered bridges,...More

Thank mamabear3111
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

If you like covered bridges, this is one. It's a little hard-to-find, look for the stadium at Miami University and it's across the street.

Thank simpleman74
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