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Five Places for Leaf Peepin’ in Adams County

1. Little Round TopEvery fall foilage trip should start with a stunning view. We recommend this stop for the best vantage point of fall colors consuming the battlefield, it will take your breath away. Watch the historic fields transform into a picturesque autumn scene right before you.

2. Confederate Avenue Take a drive through this tunnel of vivid colors. Feel the history of the hallowed grounds as you pass cannons, preserved farmland and even the site of Pickett’s Charge. We recommend continuing down the road to find the observation tower where you can stretch your legs as you climb to the ... Read This Story

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‘Tis the Season to Pick-Your-Own!

There is nothing better than fall in Adams County. With the crisp, fresh air and great outdoor experiences, it is the perfect time to grab your family and friends and ... Read

Social Distancing in Gettysburg’s Great Outdoors

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and the surrounding countryside offer plenty of opportunities to get out and explore the great outdoors while following safe travel practices and social distancing guidelines. Check out this ... Read

10 Safe Things to do With Your Kids in Gettysburg This Summer

2020 has thrown a lot of curve balls our way, and by now the kids are probably begging to get out and explore. Gettysburg has safety measures in place including ... Read

Gettysburg Safe Travel Tips

Gettysburg welcomes the return of our visitors, events, and activities as our county has been moved to a “Green” status by the governor. However, we remain cautious and vigilant that we are ... Read

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