North Carolina Covered Bridges List
– Jan 25, 2014
 
Number County Name Water Spans Length Built Truss GPS Description
                   
33-04-a Anson Gaddy Thoroughfare Creek 1 23' 1997 Stringer approximate N35 05.61 W80 02.82 In Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge SE of Ansonville. 44% scaled version of Pisgah CB. Built by Friends of PDNWR.
33-05-A / 33-95-E Ashe Sam Chaplin Elk Creek 1 46' 1999 Stringer --GONE-- N36 18.688 W81 35.975 NW of Todd, Elk / Bald Mountain Township. Todd Railroad Grade Rd. NW 0.3 miles from jct with Carter Miller Rd. in Todd to the bridge on the W. side of the road. Roof gone 01-2011.
33-06-a Avery Land Of Oz brook 1 18' 1974 Stringer N36 11.04 W81 52.95 At Beech Mountain N. of Banner Elk, Banner Elk Township. NC184 (Beech Mountain Pkwy) N. 3.2 miles from jct with NC194 on the W. side of Banner Elk to the Chamber of Commerce at Beech Mountain. Walk or take a ride up the mountain to the "Land of Oz" & the bridge. Only open the 1st weekend in October. Admission.
33-06-b   Christmas Cabin stream 1 19' 1976 Stringer N36 10.81 W81 52.32 N. of Banner Elk, Banner Elk Township. NC184 (Beach Mountain Pkwy.) N. 2.1 miles from jct with NC194 on the W. side of Banner Elk to the bridge. (Now called Visions of Sugarplums)
33-08-A Bertie Rasco Mills Coniott Creek 1 16' c1860 Stringer   W. of Windsor, Indian Woods Township. Grabtown Rd. (CR1100) W. (curves S.) 5.5 miles (to Grabtown) from jct with US13 on the W. side of Windsor, W. (right) on Indian Woods Rd. (CR1108) 3.1 miles (to Quitsna) and 1.6 right ahead, then 0.8 left on Rascoe Club House Rd. - dead end road. Mill bridge structure. Private.
33-08-B   Hoggard Grist Mill Hoggard Mill Creek 2 27'   Stringer N36 01.526 W76 56.948 N. of Windsor, Windsor Township. US13 N. 0.45 miles from jct with US17 on the N. side of Windsor, NE (curves N.) on Hoggard Mill Rd. 0.6 miles, E. on Greens Cross Rd. 0.1 miles to the bridge on the N. side of the road. Private.
33-08-C   Hoggard Saw Mill Hoggard Mill Creek 1 39'   Stringer N36 01.560 W76 56.955 Same as & 60 yds N. of 33-08-02.
33-10-A Brunswick Woodlands Park wetlands 1   2007 Stringer N33 56.671 W78 08.212 In Woodlands Park in St. James Plantation (gated) W. of Southport, Lockwoods Folly Township. NC211 W. 4.0 miles from jct with NC87 (River Rd.) on the N. side of Southpor to the entrance of St. James Plantation on the S. side of the road (gated). St. James Dr. S. (curves W.) 2.7 miles, NW (curves S.) on Members Club Blvd. 0.9 miles, W. on W Medinah Av. 0.3 miles, NW on Morningdale Dr. 0.15 miles (to circle), SW (curves NW & W.) on Partridge Dr. 0.3 miles to the bridge. Contact Bill Gralton at 800-245-3871 ext 117 for permission to enter the gated property. Built by York Bridge Concepts [www.ybc.com].
33-11-A Buncombe Bakkelund Broad River 1 40' 1979 Stringer N35 34.18 W82 17.81 SSE of Black Mountain, Broad River Township. NC9 S. 5.2 miles from jct with I40 exit 64 on the S. side of Black Mountain, W. (sharp right) on Chestnut Hill Rd. (SR2776) 0.5 miles to the bridge on the N. side of the road.
33-11-b   New Found Newfound Creek 1 21' 1980 Stringer N35 35.44 W82 45.12 SW of Leicester, Leicester Township. Old Newfound Rd. (SR1378) S. 2.8 miles from jct with NC63 (New Leicester Hwy) in Leicester, SW (right) on SR1004 (Newfound Rd.) 3.6 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road (at jct with McPeters Rd.) in the back yard.
33-11-C   John Fletcher McBrayer creek 1 26' x 17' 1996 Stringer N35 30.124 W82 22.320 Next to Drovers Road Preserve SE of Fairfield, Fairfield Township. US74A SE 1.8 miles from jct with Village Rd. in Fairfield, SW (right) on Drover Ln. ~100'. Park & walk right ~200' to the bridge. Owner: Betty Cameron, descendant of J.F. McBrayer. Note: Scratched in the concrete abutment is "In Memory of John B. Merrill." He built a non-covered bridge at this location and lost his life in the July 1916 flood.
33-18-01 Catawba Bunker Hill Lyle Creek 1 85' 1894 Haupt N35 43.291 W81 06.914 E. of Claremont, Catawba Township. US70 E. 2.0 miles from jct with Oxford St. in Claremont to Conover Park on the N. side of the road. Bridge can be reached from Conover Park by a marked foot trail about 350 yds. The bridge was built as an open span bridge, but was covered around 1900 and restored in 1994. The bridge was fastened together with wooden pegs and is still sturdy today. The bridge is on the old Island Ford Rd., which was an old Indian trail. Closed to motor traffic.
33-18-A   Howl-A-Day Inn ditch 1 17' x 16'   Stringer N35 34.91 W81 07.83 Howl-A-Day Inn E. of Maiden, Caldwell Township. Maiden Rd. (SR1855) E. 2.5 miles from jct with US321 (Main St.) on the E. side of Maiden, N. on Buffalo Shoals Rd. 2.2 miles to bridge on E. side of the road at 3792 (Garland St.). [www.howladayinnresort.com]
33-20-A Cherokee Granny Squirrel Gap Matheson Creek 1 49' 1973 Stringer N35 12.587 W83 45.671 ENE of Andrews, Valleytown Township. US19 E. (curves NE) 2.3 miles from jct with Bus.US19 on the E. side of Andrews, SE on Granny Squirrel Dr. 50' to the bridge.
33-23-A Cleveland Clyde Cash tributary of Buffalo Creek 1 16' 1984 Stringer GONE Shelby. E Marion ST. (SR74) on campus of Cleveland Community College across from Cleveland County Fairgrounds.
33-28-A Dare Kitty Hawk or Woods Jean Guite Creek 4 58' c1995 Stringer N36 04.956 W75 43.917 In Kitty Hawk, Atlantic Township. US158 W. 0.9 miles from jct with NC12, S. on Woods Rd. 0.8 miles, W. on Covered Bridge Rd. (at gatehouse) 0.3 miles to the bridge.
33-34-a Forsyth Old Salem Old Salem Road 1 120' 1998 Modified Burr N36 04.999 W80 14.526 In Winston-Salem. US52 N. 1.8 miles from jct with I40 exit 193 on the S. side of Winston-Salem, W. on Stadium Dr. 0.5 miles, S. (curves W.) on E Salem Av. 0.6 miles, N. on Old Salem Rd. 0.1 miles to the bridge. Drive under the CB & turn W. & park in the Old Salem VC parking lot.
33-34-B   Deacon's Station stream 1 62' 2012 Stringer N36 08.023 W80 17.667 At Deacon's Station in Winston Salem. Cherry St. S. 1.7 miles from jct with US52, W. (right) on Polo Rd. 1.8 miles, S. (left) on Owen Dr. 0.15 miles, W. (right - curves S.) on Quincy Dr. 0.1 miles, W. (right) 100' to the bridge. Pedestrian walkway on one side. Built by York Bridge Concepts [www.ybc.com].
33-36-A Gaston   creek 1   2009 Stringer N35 22.248 W81 06.521 NW of Stanley, Dallas Township. NC27 (Main St.) N. 0.6 miles from jct with Chestnut Rd. in Stanley, W. on Hovis Rd. 0.45 miles, N. on Green Rd. 0.2 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road.
33-38-A Graham Jenkins Crossing Stecoah Creek 1 c20'   Stringer N35 22.204 W83 41.529 In Stecoah, Stecoah Township. Stecoah Rd. S. (turns SW) 0.1 miles from jct with NC28 to the bridge on the S. side of the road.
33-38-B   Grist Mill Crossing Stecoah Creek 1 c20' 2001 Stringer N35 22.161 W83 41.639 In Stecoah, Stecoah Township. Stecoah Rd. S. (turns SW) 0.2 miles from jct with NC28 to the bridge on the S. side of the road.
33-41-a Guilford Bodenheimer Richland Creek 1 20' 1966 Stringer N35 56.678 W79 58.044 E. of High Point, High Point Township. Baker Rd. SE (curves SW) 1.1 miles from jct with Bus.I85/US29/70, N. on Alleghany St. 0.2 miles, W. on Lorraine Av. 0.2 miles (to end). Bridge is 150 yds to the NW.
33-41-B   Buckhorn Buckhorn Creek 1 28' 1994 Stringer N36 11.055 W79 34.220 N. of Gibsonville, Gibsonville Township. NC61 N. 5.8 miles from jct with NC100 (Main St.) in Gibsonville, E. on Deermont Rd. 0.5 miles, N. on Laurel Point Dr. 0.1 miles, N. on Round Stone Ct. 100 yds to the bridge.
33-41-c   Grandover West Course wet weather stream 1 37' 1997 Stringer N35 59.758 W79 53.677 Near hole 15 of West Golf Course at Grandover Resort SW of Greensboro, Morehead Township. Groometown Rd. N. 0.2 miles from jct with I85 exit 120, SW on Grandover Pkwy 1.3 miles, N. on Grand Resort Cir 0.2 miles to the parking lot. Ask permission.
33-41-d   Grandover East Course tributary of Jenny Branch 5 55' 1997 Stringer N36 00.118 W79 53.050 Same as 33-41-c except near hole 13 of East Golf Course.
33-41-e   Walnut Wood Golf Course Climax Creek 1 42' 1975 Stringer N35 58.803 W79 38.822 Just W. of fairway 8 in Walnut Wood Golf Course E. of Forest Oaks, Clay Township. Alamance Church Rd. SE (curves E.) 6.2 miles from jct with I85 exit 128 NW of Forest Oaks to the golf course on the S. side of the road at 3172.
33-44-A Haywood Brannon Forest tributary of Jonathan Creek 1 46' 1997 King N35 32.391 W83 02.257 ENE of Maggie Valley, Ivy Hill Township. US19 E. 4.1 miles from jct with Campbell Creek Rd. in Maggie Valley, N. on US276 0.9 miles, W. (left) on Fox Run Rd. 0.2 miles, N. (right) (curves W.) on Jaynes Cove Rd. 0.5 miles to the bridge.
33-44-B   Winfield Estates Crabtree Creek 1 58' 2006 Stringer N35 35.883 W82 55.577 N. of Clyde, Clyde Township. NC209 N. 2.5 miles from jct with I40 exit 24 NW of Clyde, E. on Upper Crabtree Rd. 0.4 miles to the bridge on the S. side of the road up a driveway 150'. Built by Bill Glance Construction Co.
33-45-a Henderson Hickory Nut Gap Hickory Branch 1 20' x 11' 1980 Stringer N35 28.849 W82 20.959 At Hickory Nut Gap Motel in Gerton. Bearwallow Cemetary Rd. W. 100' from jct with US74A, N. on Hickory Cottage Rd. 150' to the bridge on the E. side of the road.
33-45-B   Mountain River Estates Green River 1 26' x 14' 2004 Stringer N35 12.20 W82 27.97 SW of Tuxedo, Green River Township. Green River Rd. W. (curves S. & back W.) 1.8 miles from jct with US25 just SW of Tuxedo to the bridge on the S. (left) side of the road at 4325. Covered 2004.
33-53-a Lee Gilliam Mill Park Pocket Creek 3 140' c2005 Stringer N35 29.945 W79 16.362 In Old Gilliam Mill Park W. of Sanford, Township 7 Pocket. NC42 (Wicker St. - becomes Carbonton Rd.) W. 4.8 miles from jct with US1/15/501 (Jefferson Davis Hwy) in Sanford to the bridge on the N. side of the road.
33-55-A Lincoln Rudisill stream 1 48' x 11'   Stringer N35 28.29 W81 05.68 E. of Lincolnton, Ironton Township. NC27 E. (curves SE) 3.2 miles from jct with US321 in Lincolnton, E. (left) on NC73 5.6 miles, W. on driveway (next to gas station) 0.1 miles to the bridge.
33-55-b     creek 1     Stringer N35 26.198 W81 07.704 SE of Lincolnton, Ironton Township. NC 27/150 (Main St.) E. 1.5 miles from jct with US321 in Lincolnton, SE on NC27 4.2 miles, E. (curves SE) on Orchard Rd. 1.8 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road. Property is gated.
33-55-c   Country Creek ditch 1 16' x 13'   Stringer N35 31.076 W81 02.990 SW of Denver. Forney Hill Rd. SW 1.7 miles from jct with NC16 in Denver to the bridge on the N. side of the road up a driveway 100 yds. Private.
33-57-02 Macon Will Henry Stevens creek 1 87' 2008 Town N35 03.406 W83 12.304 At The Bascom in Highlands. US64 (Main St.) NW 0.6 miles from jct with US64 (4th St.) to the bridge on the NE side of the road. Originally built in the 1830s as 29-07-06 (Bagley) to span the Warner River in Warner, NH, it was put in storage in 1966. Rebuilt & installed by Arnold M. Graton Associates.
33-57-A   Grigg creek 1 16' 1954 Stringer   Franklin. 5.5 miles SW of village.
33-57-b   Mount June General Store tributary of Middle Creek 1 13' 1989 Stringer N35 0.69 W83 18.98 NW of Watkins Mill, Flats Township. Ritchie Rd. (SR1627) N. 0.6 miles from jct with Rabun Bronck Creek Rd. (SR1626) on the W. side of Watkins Mill to the bridge on the E. side of the road (at jct with NC106 - Dillard Rd.).
33-57-c   Nonah Little Tennessee River 1 c120'   Stringer N35 09.922 W83 22.588 On the Franklin city Greenway in Franklin. US23/64/441 E. (curves NE) 1.2 miles from jct with Bus.US441 (Georgia Rd.), NW (left) on Oak Forest Ln. 150', SW (left) on Wiggins Rd. 0.2 miles to the top of a hill leading down a dirt road (no name), walk about 300yds to the bridge.
33-60-A Mecklenburg Antiquity South Prong Rocky River 5 100' 2007 Stringer N35 29.197 W80 50.979 In Davidson. Griffith St. E. 1.1 miles from jct with I77 exit 30, S. on NC 115 (Main St.) 0.3 miles, left & continue S. on South St. 0.8 miles to the bridge. Cost $800,000.
33-62-A Montgomery W.A. Lewis connecting ponds 1 28' 2001 Stringer   E. of Biscoe, Biscoe Township. 901 E. Main St. ( SR 24 / SR 27 )
33-63-a Moore Pages Lake Pages Lake 4 18'   Stringer N35 08.344 W79 25.865 In Aberdeen. US1/15/501 (Sandhills Blvd) N. 0.5 miles from jct with US1 (Walnut St.) & US15 (Poindexter St.), NW (left) on Maple St. (becomes Lakeshore Dr.) 0.3 miles to the walking trail on the W. side of the road. Total bridge length is 420'.
33-64-a Nash   creek 1 32' 2003 Howe   Lonnie Hedgepeth, 112 Pinewood Av., Rocky Mount. Covered bridge for live steam train. [www.summerville-novascotia.com/TrainBridge]
33-65-A New Hanover River Island marsh of Cape Fear River 5 57' 1991 Stringer N34 05.505 W77 55.300 S. of Wilmington, Wilmington Township. US421 S. 7.8 miles from jct with US17/74/76 (Dawson St.) in Wilmington, W. on Sanders Dr. 0.9 miles, continue W. (curves S.) on River Rd. 2.4 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road.
33-68-A Orange Gait Way Collins Creek 1 28' 1984 Stringer N35 56.314 W79 10.618 WNW of Carrboro, Bingham Township. NC54 W. 4.8 miles from jct with NC54 (Main St.) on the W. side of Carrboro, N. on Dodsons Cross Rd. 0.9 miles, NW on Gait Way 0.3 miles to the bridge.
33-72-A Perquimans Albemarle Plantation wet weather stream 16 80' 1986 Stringer   Edenton Township. off 17 Bypassed on Harvey Plantation Rd. to plantation. May need escort.
33-75-A #2 Polk Caro-Mi North Pacolet River 1 32' 1976 Stringer Steel I-beams N35 13.412 W82 17.134 At Caro-Mi Dining Room WNW of Tryon, Tryon Township. US176 W. 2.8 miles from jct with NC108 in Tryon to the bridge on the S. side of the road. Pedestrian walkway on one side.
33-75-B   Fox Pacolet River 1 50' 1978 Stringer GONE Tryon Township. E. of I-26, N. of SR 14 off Ridge Rd.
33-75-C   Highland Farms (change to Lake Adger?) Ostin Creek 1 42' 1999 Stringer concrete slab N35 19.80 W82 12.44 In Lake Adger private community NW of Mill Spring, White Oak Township. NC9 N. 2.3 miles from jct with NC108 in Mill Spring, W. (left) on Garret Rd. 0.4 miles, N. (right) on Green Hills Rd. 0.2 miles, W. (left) on Lake Adger Pkwy 1.8 miles to the bridge.
33-75-D   Midway Baptist Church tributary of White Oak Creek 1 22' 2000 Stringer N35 16.313 W82 11.004 At Midway Baptist Church N. of Columbus, Columbus Township. NC108 N. 0.8 miles from jct with US74 just N. of Columbus to the church on the W. side of the road. Bridge is between the 2 parking lots between the church & NC108. Built by Keith River & volunteers from the church.
33-76-01 Randolph Pisgah West Fork Little River 3 51' 1911   N35 32.525 W79 53.631 S. of Asheboro, Union Township. I73 S. 4.8 miles from jct with US64 in Asheboro, continue S. on NC134 4.6 miles, W. on Burney Rd. (SR1117) 1.8 miles, S. (curves W.) on Pisgah Covered Bridge Rd. 1.9 miles to the bridge on the left side of the road, just passed Union Community Center. Washed away by a flood Aug 9, 2003. Rebuilt 2004.
33-76-A   McCrary brook 1 18' c1970 Stringer GONE Seagrave. E. of SR705, 1.5 miles N. of Montgomery County line.
33-80-a Rowan Terry Fries ditch 1 17' 1998 Stringer N35 38.775 W80 38.721 In Sloan Park W. of Salisbury, Steele Township. NC150 W. 8.1 miles from jct with US70 on the W. side of Salisbury, N. (curves W.) on Sloan Rd. 0.5 miles, S. into the park, drive all the way to left side parking lot in back of park, follow walking trail to the left till you see sign for Fred's Pond, walk down trail to pond, go right to the bridge.
33-80-b   George Small ditch 1 17' 1998 Stringer N35 38.750 W80 38.720 Same as 33-80-a except go left at pond.
33-81-a Rutherford Hamrick Mill Sunnyside Creek 1 22' 1975 Stringer GONE Rutherfordton. 4.5 miles S. of village on SR221.
33-81-B   Fairfield Mountains Country Club Weed Patch Creek 1 34' 1971 Stringer GONE Lake Lure. Off SR78E, 4 miles N. on Rd. 1008, 15th hole.
33-81-C   Pool Creek Pool Creek 1 54' 1991 Stringer approximate N35 25.67 W82 13.78 W. of Lake Lure, Chimney Rock Township. At the entrance to the bottomless pool area next to Lake Lure.
33-81-D   McOwenben Broad River 2 128' 1997 Stringer approximate N35 25.61 W82 05.91 NW of Rutherfordton, Green Hill Township. US64 W. about 10 miles from jct with US221 in Rutherfordton to the bridge on the S. side of the road at the twelve mile post at a gated community entrance.
33-81-E   Stoney Creek Farm tributary of Bill's Creek 1 32'   Concrete Stringer N35 27.150 W82 07.946 NE of Lake Lure, Chimney Rock Township. Bills Creek Rd. (SR1008) N. 2.9 miles from jct with US64 just E. of Lake Lure, E. (right) on Freeman Town Rd. 0.3 miles to the bridge on the S. side of the road at 2249. Refurbished 2006.
33-81-F   Rocky River Broad River 1 63' 2007 Stringer N35 26.52 W82 15.79 W. of Chimney Rock, Chimney Rock Township. US74 W. 1.0 miles from jct with Southside Dr. in Chimney Rock to the bridge on the S. side of the road.
33-85-A Stokes Watts Farm Watts Creek 1 22' 1984 Stringer N36 17.147 W80 12.359 NE of Germanton, Meadows Township. NC8 N. 0.9 miles from jct with NC65 just E. of Germanton, E. on Brook Cove Rd. 1.1 miles to 2890 (intersection with Watts Rd.). Bridge is about 300 yds to the NW & hidden by trees.
33-86-A Surry Cody Creek #1 Cody Creek 1     Stringer new At Cody Creek S. of Dobson, Dobson Township. US601 S. 1.0 miles from jct with Bus.US601 just S. of Dobson to Cody Creek on the W. side of the road. (N36 21.677 W80 42.795) Shows on Google street view.
33-86-b   Cody Creek #2 Cody Creek 1     Stringer new Same as 33-86-A. (N36 21.658 W80 42.887) Shows on Bing & Google aerial.
33-86-C   Cody Creek #3 Cody Creek 1     Stringer new Same as 33-86-A. (N36 21.733 W80 42.925) Does not show on Bing or Google.
33-87-a Swain Saunooke Oconaluftee River 4 223' x 4'   Stringer N35 29.962 W83 18.267 At Saunooke Village in Cherokee. US441 N. (curves E.) 2.1 miles from jct with US19 to the bridge on the S. side of the road.
33-88-a #2 Transylvania Twil-Doo tributary of French Broad River 1 13' 1999 Stringer N35 14.445 W82 41.860 S. of Pisgah Forest, Dunns Rock Township. Wilson Rd. S. 0.9 miles from jct with Old Hendersonville Hwy to the bridge on the E. side of the road at 3140. Original built in 1946 & destroyed by a tree in 1998.
33-88-B   Buck Forest Little River 1 85' 2000 Stringer N35 11.53 W82 36.80 In DuPont State Forest NNE of Cedar Mountain, Little River Township. Cascade Lake Rd. (SR1536) N. 2.5 miles from jct with US276 in Cedar Mountain, E. (right) on Stanton Rd. 1.3 miles, right on Buck Forest Rd. Park in parking area & walk about ½ mile to the bridge. Pedestrian walkway on one side.
33-95-a Watauga Tweetsie RR Middle Fork New River 1 30' 1967 Stringer GONE At Tweetsie RR Park N. of Blowing Rock, Blowing Rock Township. US221/321 N. 3.0 miles from jct with Bus.US221/321 on the N. side of Blowing Rock to the park on the W. side of the road. [www.tweetsie.com] (N36 10.300 W81 38.900)
33-95-b   Alpine Acres Laurel Fork 1 30' c1898 Stringer N36 11.85 W81 44.43 WSW of Boone, Watauga Township. US321 S. 0.9 miles from jct with US421 in Boone, W. on NC105 4.4 miles to the bridge on the N. side of the road near 5712.
33-95-C   Sleepy Hollow Watauga River 2 61' 1971 Stringer N36 09.285 W81 47.040 SW of Boone, Watauga Township. NC105 SW 8.8 miles from jct with US221/321 on the S. side of Boone, SE (left) on Sleepy Hollow Ln. 0.1 miles to the bridge.
33-95-d   Boone Greenway South Fork New River 1 72' 1991 Stringer N36 12.510 W81 39.219 In Boone, New River Township. US221/321 SE 0.7 miles from jct with US221/NC105, NE (left) on Boone Heights Dr. 0.3 miles, SE (right) on State Farm Rd. 0.15 miles, NE (left) on Hunting Ln. 0.2 miles, park in lot on left side of the road. Walk NW on the paved trail beside the parking lot 350yds, turn right at Tee & proceed 250yds to the bridge.
33-95-E / 33-05-A               GONE see 33-05-A.
33-95-F       1 ~24'       In Turtle Island Preserve at #2683 Little Laurel Road in Boone. Owned by Eustace Conway.