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Dates: 11/10/2017 - 11/12/2017
City / State: Gettysburg, PA
Event Name: Haunted Gettysburg - Stories of the Women
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 106615 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K & 10K - 1A
Description: It will start at Harrisburg Area Community College and will feature the women of Gettysburg. Confederate forces pushed the Union troops through the town and for four days, occupied Gettysburg. In addition to caring for their families, the women of Gettysburg hid Union troops who were unable to escape the advancing Confederates, fed the Soldiers, cared for the wounded, and buried the dead. Come learn their story!
Amenities: Strollers: easy | Wheelchairs: medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Cities in Song, Ice Cream Parlors, National Register of Historic Places, Trekking With the Trees, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Water Towers, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: See Comments
Location: Days Inn Gettysburg
Start Point / Driving Directions: 865 York Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

From the North or South: Take US 15 to the York St (US-30) Exit. Follow US 30 West/York St towards Gettysburg for one mile to Days Inn. Located on the left side behind Perkins Restaurant.

From the East: Take US 30 West to Gettysburg. Cross US 15 and continue on US 30 West/York St one mile to Days Inn. Located on the left side behind Perkins Restaurant.

From the West: Take US 30 East to Gettysburg. Travel through Lincoln Square, continuing on US 30 East/Chambersburg St. Days Inn is on the right side, one mile east of Lincoln Square. Located on the right side behind Perkins Restaurant.
Awards & Fees: A Award
Comments: Registration on Friday and Saturday between 9:00 am 5:00 pm; Sunday between 9:00 am 1:00 pm. Participants must finish by 4:00 pm on Sunday.

The A Award is a 1 hat pin which features a French Renault Tank. American Soldiers at Gettysburgs Camp Colt trained with these tanks during WW I. We have one hundred pins; there will not be a reorder.

Join us for dinner Saturday night at 7:00 PM at General Pickett's Buffet. Cost is $14.50, which includes buffet meal, drink, tax, and tip. Make a reservation by sending a check, payable to "YWRW", to Gloria Rudacille; 310 Cherry St; York, PA 17402. For more information, call Gloria at (717) 578-2085 or gigglesrjg@comcast.net.

Hotel Reservations can be made at the Days Inn Gettysburg at the rate of $52.00 plus tax. Reservations must be made by Oct 10, 2017. Call (717) 334-0030 and request the York White Rose Wanderers rate.
Host Club: York White Rose Wanderers
Contact: Lorraine Jackson (717) 677-6511
Website: sites.google.com/site/yorkwhiterosewanderers
E-Mail Contact: lcweaverus@yahoo.com