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These 12 Beautiful Covered Bridges In Kentucky Will Remind You Of A Simpler Time

We don’t see a lot of covered bridges in Kentucky any more, but they do still exist. A bridge can be a lot more than just a way to get to the other side. These bridges come with stories that reflect unique, yet simpler times in our state’s history. Unfortunately, many of these traditional structures have been destroyed over the years, but we have a few that have been preserved.

Here are 12 covered bridges in Kentucky to remind us of simpler times:

If only we could hear the stories these rustic covered bridges in Kentucky have to tell, we’d probably be entertained for weeks. These are the oldest still standing bridges that I am aware of, but I’m hoping there are still more historic covered bridges to be seen. What is your favorite covered bridge in the Bluegrass State?

Jenn Shockley
I am somewhat a cliche'. I grew up running around barefoot on a farm in Kentucky. I love writing, art, sunshine, all animals and my incredibly patient husband, who tolerates my "crazy animal lady" side.