The Longest Covered Bridge In Connecticut, West Cornwall Covered Bridge, Is 172 Feet Long

Connecticut’s longest covered bridge is also its most photographed. The West Cornwall Covered Bridge is a wooden covered lattice truss that runs 172 feet over the Housatonic River in the town of Cornwall. Here are a few facts about this covered bridge.

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While you’re visiting and discovering further historic details behind the Cornwall Covered Bridge, bring a picnic lunch and spend the afternoon enjoying the scenery beside the Housatonic River. You can also stop by the nearby Covered Bridge Electric Bike for some coffee and rent a bike to visit the town of Cornwall.

If you’d like to get an even better view of the bridge, check out this beautiful video from Robison Imagery on Vimeo:

West Cornwall Covered Bridge from Robison Imagery on Vimeo.

Address: Housatonic River, Connecticut, West Cornwall, CT 06796, USA