Most People Don’t Know About This Amazing Swinging Bridge Hidden In Kentucky

You may not know this, but there are actually many historic swinging bridges hidden throughout Kentucky. These precarious bridges were once the only way to cross many creeks and rivers and now many are impassable. However, in picturesque McCreary County, one such bridge has been brought back to life and is now an amazing hidden adventure, tucked away in a Kentucky forest.

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:

The Ritner Swinging Bridge is sure to find its way onto many Kentucky bucket lists very soon! Have you crossed this bridge or any of the others in Kentucky? Share your experience with us in the comments!

And for more information on the natural beauty and adventure that awaits in McCreary County, check out our recent article here.