SAFARI INFORMATION                      

 

Our 2018 Safari will be on June 9-10 in Preble and Greene counties of western Ohio.  We will visit all 14 authentic covered bridges in these two counties.  Tom Walczak will be our Safari Leader.  You do not have to be a member of our Society to attend our safaris. 

  To make reservations for Friday evening, June 8th: Contact Fairfield Inn in New Paris, 9797 US 40 West, New Paris, Ohio 45347;    Phone 937-437-8009.  Rates are $99.00 plus tax for a total of $112.12.

To make reservations for Saturday evening, June 9th: Contact Ramada in Xenia, 300 Xenia Towne Square, Xenia, Ohio 45385;   Phone 937-372-9921.  Rates are $79.00 plus tax for a total of $89.07.

Call the motel directly to make reservations.  Tell the clerk you are with the Theodore Burr Covered Bridge Society to receive group rates.  Twenty-five rooms have been reserved.  Cut-off date to make reservations is May 12, 2018.          

 

 

Our 2017 Safari was held June 3-5 in Bedford and Somerset counties, Pennsylvania.  We visited 21 authentic covered bridges and 2 non-authentic bridges and also visited the Flight 93 site near Shanksville, PA.  Ray Finkelstein and his wife Linda led our group during our three-day, very successful safari.  Fifty members and guests attended the safari, most of them for all three days.

  

2017 Safari photo at Dr. Knisley Bridge in Bedford Sounty, Pennsylvania, June 3rd courtesy Thomas E. Walczak
 

   Dr. Knisley BridgeKing's Bridge

2017 Safari photo at King's Bridge in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, June 4th courtesy Thomas E. Walczak
 

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