The Eldean Covered Bridge is a historic covered bridge spanning the Great Miami River in Miami County, Ohio north of Troy. Built in 1860, it is one of the nation's finest surviving examples of a Long truss, patented in 1830 by engineer Stephen H. Long. At 224 feet (68 m) in length for its two spans, it is the longest surviving example of its type. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975, and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 2016.Plan to visit Eldean Covered Bridge and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Troy attractions using our Troy trip itinerary site.
Eldean Covered Bridge reviews
You can walk or drive through this covered bridge. It sits across the road from a cemetery that had a lot of really unique headstones more »
Maybe it’s because I grew up here and drive by and through all the time it doesn’t make as big of impact on me. It is a cool old bridge and if you’re interested in covered bridges it’s worth the... more »
constructed in1860. A nice piece of preserved history.
Nice and quiet and always fun to drive through the bridge with the kids.
Plan your trip to Troy
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Troy
Trips to Eldean Covered Bridge by other users
31 days in Blue Ash BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Wright B Flyer Aircraft Museum · Cox Arboretum MetroPark · Lucky Star Brewery 8 days in Houston, Piqua & Tehachapi BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Houston · Piqua · Tehachapi 58 days in Southwest Ohio BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Greenville · Springfield · Cincinnati 18 days in Grove City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center · National Museum of the US Air Force · Hawthorn Hill 10 days in Hastings, Yellow Springs & Mystic BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Hastings · Yellow Springs · Mystic 8 days in Tipp City & Forks BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Tipp City · Forks