Yes we have a famous battlefield to tour by car, bicycle, horseback, and even on foot but we boast a wealth of activities beyond those historic acres.
With adventures to suit every budget, Gettysburg and Adams County businesses offer plenty of packages to help visitors create their dream vacations.
Managed by the Gettysburg Area Recreation Authority, the Gettysburg Area Recreation Park offers a wonderful place to play, meet, and grow.
The Park provides a great place for open play with horseshoes, darts, shuffleboard, basketball and playgrounds. In addition, the park provides The Biser Fitness Trail and Walking Path and a skate park.
With a variety of fields, the Park is a great place for teams to play. Rentals are available for softball, baseball, soccer, and football.
The Park is also home to entertaining events, including a 5K Color Craze Run, carnival, and much more.
Looking for a place to host a reception, reunion, meeting, or cooking demonstration? Look no further than the Gettysburg Area Recreation Park. The Charlie Sterner building offers two conference rooms, a large assembly room, and a state-of-the-art kitchen. The “Rec Park” offers four pavilions, seven playing fields, an amphitheater, two shuffle board pads, playgrounds and ten station fitness trail. All outdoor facilities are equipped with electricity.
For all the dog owners/lovers, the dog park is now open for your enjoyment.
Whether you are here with your friends and family or with a group, make the Gettysburg Area Recreation Park part of your Gettysburg visit.