The Longest Covered Bridge In Alabama, Swann Covered Bridge, Is 324 Feet Long

There’s something quite special about covered bridges, especially here in the South. Less than 1,000 covered bridges are currently standing in the United States, 11 of which are in Alabama. These 11 bridges are all sizes, with the longest one being the Swann Covered Bridge. For information about this covered bridge, including why you should take a drive on it, take a look below.

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Have you ever driven across Alabama’s Swann Covered Bridge? If so, what did you think? Please share your thoughts with us in the comments below.

To experience more of Alabama’s beautiful covered bridges, you’ll want to attend the upcoming 36th Annual Blount County Covered Bridge Festival, which you can read all about here.

Address: 1590 Swann Bridge Rd, Cleveland, AL 35049, USA