Hike the Billy Yank and Johnny Reb trails - 15 miles in two days! Join Licensed Battlefield Guide Larry Korczyk for an in-depth look at the Gettysburg Battlefield from beyond the roadways.
Heritage Trail Hike
May 9 & 10
This is a two-day hike that will depart at 9:00 a.m. on both days from the Museum and Visitor Center and return around 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and around 2:00 p.m. on Sunday. This fifteen-mile vigorous battlefield hike will follow the Billy Yank trail and the Johnny Reb trail. The Heritage Trail Hike will cover various areas of the battlefield, tell brief stories of the men who fought there, and the history of the monuments that pay homage to those who fought in the Battle of Gettysburg. Both days will start and end at the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center. Backpacks, hiking shoes and walking sticks are suggested. Registration fee includes lunch on Saturday.