25th Feb 2014
Grays River Covered Bridge

Gray’s River Covered Bridge

The Gray’s River Covered Bridge was lobbied for by dairy farmer Hans P. Ahlberg in 1905. The county agreed to build it at a cost of $2615.00. Ahlberg owned land...

29th Jan 2014

Earnest Covered Bridge, Oregon

The Earnest Covered Bridge across the Mohawk River near Marcola, Oregon, is the second bridge to have been at this location. The first one was the Adams Bridge. It was...

18th Jan 2014

Crawfordsville Covered Bridge

The Crawfordsville Covered Bridge is near Crawfordsville Oregon along the “Halsey-Sweet Home Highway,” or Highway 228. It crosses the Calapooia River, a tributary of the Willamette River that is named...

17th Jan 2014

Crawfordsville, Oregon

Crawfordsville, Oregon is a Class H3 ghost town on Highway 228 or the “Halsey-Sweet Home Highway.” Getting to the town is easy, simply take the Brownsville exit from Interstate 5...

11th Jan 2014
Construction of Valley & Siletz Railroad

Ghost town of Hoskins Oregon

Name: Hoskins Class: A2 GPS: 44.676272, -123.467843 Directions: From King’s Valley, drive south along Kings Valley Highway. Take a right onto Hoskins Road, following the signs to Fort Hoskins. Description:...

01st Sep 2012

Gallon House Covered Bridge

Moonshine central, Gallon House Covered Bridge Among the numerous covered bridges still in Oregon, Gallon House over Abiqua Creek between Silverton and Mt. Angel probably has one of the most...

27th May 2012

Ghost towns of Altamont, Leland, and the Grave Creek Covered Bridge

Ghost towns of Altamont, Leland, and the Grave Creek Covered Bridge Sunny Valley, about fifteen miles north of Grants Pass, Oregon along I-5 is perhaps one of Oregon’s most historic,...

11th Aug 2011

Covered Bridge near Mitchell Oregon

Covered Bridge near Mitchell Oregon Unfortunately it’s on private property and you can’t drive over it. This unnamed bridge is located on a farm just outside of Mitchell, Oregon.

15th Jan 2011

Lake Creek Covered Bridge (Nelson Mountain)

Lake Creek Covered Bridge (Nelson Mountain) The Lake Creek Covered Bridge is located about 38 miles west on Highway 36 from out of Eugene near the town of Greenleaf. What...

21st Feb 2010

Drift Creek Covered Bridge

Drift Creek Covered Bridge This is the rebuilt Drift Creek Covered Bridge just outside of the Lincoln City. The original one fell down in 1997. The owners of the property...

12th Jul 2009

Grave Creek Covered Bridge

Grave Creek Covered Bridge There are 54 or 56 wooden Covered Bridges in Oregon still depending on what guide you read. This last week I had the opportunity to visit...