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Don’t Miss Out on these Five Fall Activities in Gettysburg

Published September 5, 2023

With Fall right around the corner, Gettysburg is the perfect place to experience the changing of the season and the enchanting ambiance that Fall brings. There are an endless number of events, live music, food, and so much more. To enhance your Gettysburg adventure, we’ve thoughtfully curated a concise list of activities for you to explore, and we can’t wait for you to savor every moment of it.

1. Hungry?

Are you looking for a restaurant with great ambiance and delicious food? Chef Gates has been working hard, brainstorming and crafting new dishes to add to the marvelous Fall menu at One Lincoln. A few Fall favorites include the indulgent One Lincoln Pumpkin Cream Cheese Pancakes, the refreshing Pomegranate Apple Salad, the satisfying Butternut Squash and Kale Pasta, and the flavorful Cranberry BBQ Ribs. Click here for more information or the menu.

2. Gettysburg National Military Park

Explore the historic battlefield where the Battle of Gettysburg took place during the American Civil War. The fall foliage adds a stunning backdrop to the monuments and landscapes. Take guided tours, walk along the trails, and learn about the battle’s history.

3. Apple Harvest Season

Fall is apple harvest season, and many orchards around Gettysburg offer apple picking, cider tasting, and other seasonal treats. Take part in the National Apple Harvest Festival or check out local farms and orchards to experience the joy of picking your own apples.

4. Discover the Best of Fall Foliage

Enjoy the vibrant colors of fall by taking a scenic drive or self-guided tour through the countryside surrounding Gettysburg. There are numerous routes to choose from that offer breathtaking views of the changing leaves.

5. Fields of Adventure

Just a short drive from Gettysburg, a farm adventure awaits you at Fields of Adventure. Enjoy plenty of Fall activities for the family at Fields of Adventure! Conquer a corn maze, pick-your-own pumpkin, hop on  a wagon ride, feed some adorable animals at the petting zoo and enjoy a fireworks display.






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