Felton Covered Bridge Park, Felton

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The Felton Covered Bridge is a covered bridge over the San Lorenzo River in Felton, Santa Cruz County in the U.S. state of California. Built in 1892, the bridge employs a Brown truss structural system and is approximately 80 feet long. The bridge became a California Historical Landmark in 1957, was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973, and had a major restoration in 1987 after being damaged in storms in the winter of 1982.It is considered to be the tallest covered bridge in the United States, and was the main entry point for Felton for 45 years.The bridge is no longer used on the roadway, but is accessible to pedestrians visiting the Felton Covered Bridge Park.
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  • ...the homeless people sleeping inside the bridge brought down the awe factor quite a bit. The bridge itself is really cool. Very well built and stylish to look at and walk through. The homeless folks...  more »
  • Small well maintained park. We took our dog there, and found lots of other dogs having fun, but it is concerning there is no fenced area to protect them from the road which is right there. Also, road ...  more »
  • For an authentic, back-to-the early days feel, head over to the Felton Covered Bridge and envision yourself crossing it back when times were simple and sweet. Think of life without hand-held technolog...  more »
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  • Great little park! We have driven past it many times and finally stopped today. The playground is nice and will take care of. The covered bridge was cool and we found horses on the other side so that was fun!
  • Such an interesting place. I imagine it is very popular with locals for family pictures.
  • Small park...beautiful historic covered bridge to walk over..Lot of homeless hang out and sheriff runs them off...
  • Old Felton Covered Bridge. Nice place to wxplorw with the kids n have a picnic.
  • Always gorgeous. Migrating Butterfly gathering place is a sight ❣
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