Scenic Bridges & More
Switzer Covered Bridge – Near Frankfort –
The only example of a Howe Trussed bridge in the state.
High Bridge – Harrodsburg/Wilmore – www.wilmorekentucky.com/attract.htm or shakervillageky.org
Built in 1877, High Bridge was the highest trestle in the world.
Valley View Ferry – Nicholasville/Richmond/Lexington – jessamineco.com/valleyview.html | 859.258.3611
Kentucky’s oldest continuous business, transporting people across the Kentucky River since 1785.
Young’s Railroad Bridge (US62) – Lawrenceburg
Spanning high above the Kentucky River, this 19th century bridge serves as one of only a few cantilever span bridges still in existence today as it was built.
Colville Covered Bridge – Near Paris – kentuckytourism.com/colville-covered-bridge | 859.987.8744
One of only 13 covered bridges in the state.
Bluegrass Scenic Railroad & Museum – Versailles – bgrm.org | 859.873.2476 800.755.BGRM
Train rides, museum, Nostalgia Station, train and toy museum.