Swann Covered Bridge is one of three covered bridges in Blount County (located in northern Alabama), designating it the Covered Bridge Capital of Alabama. Spanning 324 feet and situated above the Black Warrior River, Swann Covered Bridge is the longest covered bridge still in existence in the state. It was built around 1933.
Latitude: 33.997058 Longitude: -86.601401 Elevation: 541 ft
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Interests and Areas of Expertise
I love traveling around America and seeing the beauty and history of our country.
Mentone Inn B & B. The hospitality of this small mountain town is great. The innkeeper is so nice and the inn is within walking distance of the Wildflower Cafe for dinner. Historic Inn only a short drive from two beautiful waterfalls and numerous overlooks. Oh! Not to mention the superb breakfast you will be served.
Following a back road or highway instead of the interstate.This will allow you to see so much of an area that you would not normally see otherwise.
Hours OpenOpen during daylight hours.
Visitor FeesNo fees
Seasons OpenOpen year round.
How to Get There
Located 1 mile west of Cleveland off AL Hwy. 79 in Blount County