Take a Staffride at the High Tide Battle of the Civil War
Get picked up at your lodging point in Washington or Gettysburg for a tour of the Gettysburg battlefield conducted by a twenty-year military veteran. Visit the cupola at the Lutheran Seminary to get General Buford's view of the environs. Experience key points of the three day battle including Little Round Top, the Peach Orchard, the Angle, and General Armisted's farthest advance during Pickett's charge. Perfect for the novice or those with seasoned study.
Assuming a 0800 start:
0800-0945. Transit from DC to Gettysburg
0945-1000. Gettysburg Visitors Center.
1015-1100. Lutheran Seminary Cupola
1100-1130. Lutheran Seminary Museum
1140-1210. Buford statue, John Burns statue, Iron Brigade, Reynolds' death.
1310-1350. Confederate Avenue and state monuments. Pickett's charge departure points.
1350-1400. Devil's Kitchen
1400-1430. Little Round Top. 20th Maine.
1430-1530. Devil's Den. Peach Orchard
1530-1630. The Angle. High Water Mark
1630-1815. Transit to DC
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 10 hours 30 min.
2017 Buick Enclave
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 USD - Lunch and souvenirs.
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September 27, 28, and October 1 and 2 four of us toured the DC area with Tom. He was knowledgeable about the area, fun, and flexible. We had a great time! Tom's tour gets a 5 out of 5. We saw so much more than we would have seen on our own! Thank you Tom. Lou & Gary Mayer