Covered Bridges Scenic Tour

Get Directions from the Preston County Visitors’ Center

Philippi Covered Bridge (Philippi, WV):

  1. Head east on W Main St toward Tunnelton St
  2. Take the 3rd right oto Morgan St
  3. Turn right onto WV-26 S/Kingston Rd
  4. Turn right onto Birds Creek Rd
  5. Take a slight left to stay on Birds Creek Rd
  6. Turn left onto WV-92 S
  7. Turn left onto Co Route 66/US-50 E/ Yarks Run
  8. Take a slight right onto WV-92 S
  9. Turn right onto WV-38 W
  10. Turn right onto US-250 N/Junior-Philippi-Grafton Rd
  11. Turn right onto Beverly-Fairmont Pike

Arriving at Beverly-Fairmont Pike (destination is on right)
Total: 39.8 mi – about 55 mins

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Directions to Carrollton Covered Bridge (Volga, WV)

  1. Head west on Beverly-Fairmont Pike/Main St toward Mansfield Dr
  2. Turn left at US-119 S/Mansfield Dr
  3. Turn left at Carrollton/Co Route 36
  4. Turn right to stay on Carrollton/Co Route 36
  5. Slight right at Century Junction Rd/Co Route 11/3

Arriving at Century Junction Rd/Co Route 11/3
Total: 6.5 mi – about 12 mins

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Directions to Simpson Creek Covered Bridge (Bridgeport, WV)

  1. Head northeast on Century Junction Rd/Co Route 11/3 toward Carrollton/Co Route 36
  2. Slight left at Carrollton/Co Route 36
  3. Turn left to stay on Carrollton/Co Route 36
  4. Turn right at US-119 N
  5. Turn left at W Virginia 57 W
  6. Continue onto W Virginia 20 N
  7. Turn right to merge onto I-79 N
  8. Take exit 121 toward County Route 24/Meadowbrook Rd
  9. Turn left at Johnson Ave/Co Route 24/Meadowbrook Rd
  10. Turn left just before covered bridge

Arriving at Simpson Creek Covered Bridge
Total: 26.4 mi – about 37 mins

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Directions to Barrackville Covered Bridge (Barrackville, WV)

  1. Head northeast toward Co Route 24/Meadowbrook Rd
  2. Turn right at Co Route 24/Meadowbrook Rd
  3. Turn left to merge onto I-79 N
  4. Take exit 137 toward W Virginia 310 N/Co Rd 3/1/E Grafton Rd
  5. Turn left at W Virginia 310 N/Co Rd 3/1/E Grafton Rd
  6. Turn left at E Park Ave
  7. Slight left at Merchant St
  8. Take the 3rd right onto Jefferson St
  9. Turn left at Jackson St
  10. Turn right at US-19 S/US-250 N
  11. Turn right at Co Rd 250/32/Pine Grove-Barrackville Rd

Arriving at Co Rd 250/32/Pike St
Total: 20.6 mi – about 31 mins

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