Smolen-Gulf Covered Bridge

The longest covered bridge in the United States is of Pratt Truss construction. Engineering and structural design by John Smolen (former County Engineer) and architectural design by Timothy Martin (current County Engineer) the bridge was dedicated August 26. 2008. The bridge is 613ft. long and stand 93 ft. above the Ashtabula River. With clear width of 30ft. and height of 14ft 6 in. it will support full legal load traffic and has a life expectancy of 100 years. 2.6 miles from Olin Bridge


7001 State Rd., Ashtabula, OH 44004