The Swann Bridge Is The Longest Covered Bridge In Alabama And It’s Nothing Short Of Spectacular

Many years ago, covered bridges were one of the South’s primary modes of transportation. At one time, Alabama was home to more than 35 covered bridges. Sadly, most of these covered bridges have deteriorated over the years. One covered bridge in Alabama that remains standing today is the Swann Covered Bridge. You can read all about this historic covered bridge below.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

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To experience more historic covered bridges, There’s A Covered Bridge Trail In Alabama And You’ll Want To Take It.