Trail Description: Gettysburg Trail is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. Walk only trails through the historic battlefield.


Maps: Park Map GPX/KML

Trail Location: 97 Taneytown Rd  Gettysburg, PA 17325

Trail Length: 2.4 miles

State: Pennsylvania

Trail Surface(s): Natural

Parking and Trail Access: For visitors who bring their own horses to the park, limited trailer parking is available at McMillan Woods Youth Group Campground on West Confederate Avenue. There is a designated section of the parking area in the campground for vehicles and trailers. On weekends during spring, summer and fall, the parking area for horse trailers can fill up quickly. Since parking is limited it is best to arrive early. Once the lot is full, there are no other places for trailers to park on the battlefield. If that happens, horse riders need to be flexible and consider other horse riding venues in the area:

Seasonal Restrictions: Check website for updates.

Reviews and Tips: Check schedule for reenactments!!

Amenities: Restrooms at campgrounds and visitor center.