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Dates: 1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020
City / State: Sharpsburg, MD
Event Name: Antietam National Battlefield
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 114726 2020/Y0524
Distance - Trail Ratings: 6 km & 12km - 1A
Description: Visitor Center hours are: Daily 9am - 5pm. Grounds open during daylight hours. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Years Day. One 6k starts at Visitor Center. It explores the West Woods and Bloody Lane. You must drive about 2 1/2 miles from the Visitors Center to reach the start point above Burnside Bridge for the second 6k. This trail follows the First Attack and Snavely Ford trails. Trails are on Paved roads and grassy paths.
Amenities: Strollers: Hard | Wheelchairs: Hard | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.
Start Times: Daily 9am - 5pm
Location: Anne Kat Dittrich's Front porch
Start Point / Driving Directions: 116 East Main St. Sharpsburg, MD 21782. Direction to walk start point at the Visitors Center. As you leave my home turn right, at next road turn left (RT. 65), visitors Center is approximately 1 mile on your left
From 70E take exit 49 onto US 40 alt toward Braddock Heights and Middletown take left on 40 alt toward Middletown. Go through Middletown, over south mountain to Boonsboro. At approximately 11 miles at traffic light make left onto Route 34. Go approximately 6 miles to Sharpsburg. 116 E Main is a green house with white porch house across from Captain Bender's. If you get to square you have gone too far. Box will be right side of porch.
From 70W take exit 29 onto MD-65S turning towards Sharpsburg traveling approximately 11 miles. At the stop sign in Sharpsburg turn right 116E Main is green hour with white porch across from Captain Bender's. If you hit square you have gone too far. Box will be on right side of porch.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Host Club: Antietam Pathfinders Volksmarch Club, Inc.
Contact: Anne Kat Dittrich  (See the Event Listing for further contact information.)
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