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Good Bike trip

Beautifully preserved covered bridge. Love the October leaves and the serene terrain. Great place... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
LarryL1463
Stop and Take a Few Minutes to Unwind

My husband and I have passed by this bridge many times while travelling Route 8 and made a point to... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2016
276Sherry
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Radford, Virginia
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8 Aug 2018
“See a real covered bridge b4 they are gone”
6 Jan 2017
“Good Bike trip”
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1274 Jacks Creek Road, Woolwine, VA 24185
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

If you find yourself in Woolwine, Virginia on hwy 8 be sure to stop by Jack's Creek covered bridge. This is an authentic covered bridge. Situated just off the highway on a beautiful clear stream, this is an example of bygone days and a piece...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Beautifully preserved covered bridge. Love the October leaves and the serene terrain. Great place to take kids.

Thank LarryL1463
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Bob whites bridge was taken away in the flood of 2015. This is the only one left and it is pretty cool to walk across. Woolwine is a very small town with not much to do so, make sure this is a part of a...More

1  Thank kerielea B
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We just love seeing covered bridges that have withstood the test of time. The countryside is peaceful. Wonderful spot.

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Reviewed 18 June 2016

My husband and I have passed by this bridge many times while travelling Route 8 and made a point to stop. We had the place to ourselves. It is within sight of Route 8 so you will not go out of your way to stop...More

1  Thank 276Sherry
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Visited here while leaf peeping on the Blue Ridge. It is a beautiful drive to get to it, kind of out in the boonies. But worth seeing.The town of Woolwine very small and not much aroud, so be prepared for that.

Thank Deb M
Reviewed 7 September 2015

For those interested in history,this is a treat.Built in 1914,it is 48 ft long. It crosses the Smith River. This little bridge offers great photo opportunities. It's just down the road from The Bob White Bridge and also celebrates a yearly Covered Bridge Festival the...More

1  Thank Shirley J
Reviewed 15 August 2015

You can see 2 of the 5 covered bridges in Virginia within miles of each other. Easy to find and worth a leg stretch to walk around them.

Thank Chris O
Reviewed 24 April 2015

We stumbled upon this bridge while staying at Fairystone State Park, Stuart Virginia. If you like to take photos of the few covered bridges in Virginia, you need to come to Woolwine. Restored and well done except for the graffiti on the walls. It's worth...More

Thank B W
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Stopped by this as we drove past. Unfortunatly there is NOTHING, no plaque, no signage etc that explains anything about this bridge. There is a nice display case that is 100% empty. Could have been built 100 years ago or 2 years ago couldnt tell....More

Thank bfahs
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Karl K
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Response from B W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but this is the only info I could find. Nothing about why it's named Jack's Creek. The Jack's Creek Covered Bridge, also known as the Upper Covered Bridge, is a county-owned wooden covered bridge that spans the Smith... More
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