There’s A Covered Bridge Trail In Oregon And It’s Everything You’ve Ever Dreamed Of

Located in Lane County, the Cottage Grove Covered Bridge Tour makes for an unforgettable scenic drive. This 20-mile route starts in Cottage Grove and loops around the nearby Dorena Lake, passing six gorgeous covered bridges along the way. Most of these historic bridges are no longer open to cars, but you can pull over and check them out on foot. This charming excursion is positively unique.

Cottage Grove is called the Covered Bridge Capital of Oregon—and for good reason. Here are the six lovely bridges you’ll pass along the route:

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