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Sachs Covered Bridge

Waterworks Road Tr 509/Tr 405, Gettysburg, PA 17325
+1 717-334-6274
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Scary at night but don't let that deter you . There is a sign that states under surveillance... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
livthedream
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Morgantown, West Virginia
Stopped by on the way home from our Gettysburg visit

A very popular bridge to visit. There were two groups taking their Christmas card photos and then... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Craig G
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Maumee, Ohio
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Waterworks Road Tr 509/Tr 405, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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+1 717-334-6274
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Scary at night but don't let that deter you . There is a sign that states under surveillance camera .A monument to another time. Beautiful river beneath. Especially lovely on fall

Thank livthedream
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very popular bridge to visit. There were two groups taking their Christmas card photos and then lots of people enjoying a mild November afternoon.

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has easy access and is easy to find. Great photo ops! You can find it very easy in Google Maps on Waterworks Road which is about 10 minutes outside the main street in Gettysburg.

Thank Kim A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I like to go to this bridge because it is so beautiful. The water is so peaceful to listen to. Great place to get nature photos.

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Built in 1854, while some come to Sachs Covered Bridge to exploit historical fiction about the ghostly presence of Civil War soldiers, those who love & wish to preserve this landmark (one of over 212 historically significant covered bridges remaining in Pennsylvania) ask that visitors...More

1  Thank OldBridges
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty view. But, boring. Nice place to take pictures. Someone said that it was haunted. I saw no evidence of that.

1  Thank Kimberley B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Difficulty finding at first. The memorial plaque is across the road and we assumed it was down the other direction. We were pleasantly surprised by the beauty of the bridge and its surroundings. Very picturesque.

Thank pghskier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there on a rainy Sunday and there were ghost hunters doing EVP sessions and spirit box sessions and seemed to be bothered that others were on the bridge. There was also a wedding photographer with the couple taking pics. The bridge itself was...More

Thank cga857
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beautiful covered bridge is off the beaten track, but google maps will get you there. I was lucky enough to get there early in the morning and enjoyed the tranquility of the peaceful setting for this well maintained bridge.

Thank romedream
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Historic bridge is a nice spot to sit with lunch or just relax away from the hubub of Gettysburg and the battlefields...

Thank K B
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