Covered Bridge Trail

Area Status: Open
Covered Bridge

The Covered Bridge Trail is a 5-mile trail located at Hune Bridge Campground and offers access from either campgrounds to the North Country Trail. The trail is open to mountain bike use from April 15 through December 15 each year but is open to hikers year-round. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours:
  • Open 24 hours a day year-round to hiking.
  • Open to mountain bikers during open season only.
  • Day and night riding (with lights) is permitted.
Fees: No fees required. 
Water: No
Restroom: Vault

Recreation Map

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Mountain Biking

Day Hiking

This linear trail between the two covered bridges is very scenic. It makes a nice back and forth trail, or leave a vehicle at one end and hike to the other end.

Status: Open
Fees: Free
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult


This 5 mile trail ties in with the longer North Country Trail for a nice backpacking trip.

Status: Open
Fees: free
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult

Viewing Plants

This upland area has a myriad of interesting plants and wildflowers.

Fees: free
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult

Viewing Scenery

This is an interesting trail with nice views of the Little Muskingum River, the covered bridges, rock bluffs, and is one of the more scenic hikes on the Forest.

Fees: free for hikers/backpackers.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult

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