Northern Maine region welcomes visitors to its covered bridges

Watson Settlement Bridge

Carson Road Littleton, ME, 04730 Phone:

Location: Southeast of Littleton

This bridge, built in 1911, is the farthest north and the newest of Maine's original covered bridges. It crosses Meduxnekeag Stream. In 1984 the bridge was closed to traffic when a new bridge was built. Howe truss; design and has two spans with a total length of 170 feet.
Low's Bridge

Off State Route 15 Guilford, ME, 04443 Phone:

Location: Just off State Route 15 south of Guilford Village.

This bridge, built in 1857, was washed away by the flood of April 1, 1987. A modern covered bridge, patterned after the original, was built on the original abutments in 1990. The bridge crosses the Piscataquis River. Length of 120 feet.