• Clarkson Covered Bridge - Bethel, Alabama

      Roadtrip Attraction
      One of just 14 covered bridges remaining in Alabama. this attractive construction, also known as Legg Bridge, is the centerpiece of a small park with hiking trails and picnic area. First constructed in 1904, the original 270 ft bridge was destroyed when Crooked Creek flooded in 1921, rebuilt a year later and restored in 1975.

      Photo by Peter Thody

      If you go:
      This location was also the site of the Battle of Hog Mountain and a number of Civil War relics have been found nearby.


      County Road 1043
      Bethel, Alabama 35057 USA

      Mailing address:
      Cullman County Park & Recreation
      1544 Sportsman Lake Road NW
      Cullman, AL 35055 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      Cullman County Park & Recreation
      +1 (256) 734-3369