Just because you are on vacation doesn’t mean you stop being healthy. Stop by the Destination Gettysburg Information Center for a copy of the Healthy Routes of Adams County, and select from half-mile to four-mile routes. These scenic trails will provide you with enjoyment and exercise as you walk around historic Adams County.
Looking for company? Hike your way to better health with seasonal guided fitness hikes. Hiking is a great aerobic activity. These fully-guided hikes are open to beginner and seasoned hikers; we will take breaks as necessary and maintain a moderate group pace. Safety and support are top priorities, and we will practice Leave No Trace outdoor ethics. Check our website for the most recent schedule of guided hikes.
The Healthy Routes of Adams County maps were collected by the Physical Fitness Task Force of Healthy Adams County. Booklets were produced through the assistance of WellSpan Health and distributed by Destination Gettysburg.
Visit the online library of 19 maps for walks recommended in the area. Each includes a description of where to park. the length, surface material, hilly vs flat, and sunny vs shady. The maps were developed by the County Planning office.