Yes we have a famous battlefield to tour by car, bicycle, horseback, and even on foot but we boast a wealth of activities beyond those historic acres.
From historic taverns to ethnic cuisine, farm-to-table dining to unique edibles, the tastes of Gettysburg are sure to please every palate.
With adventures to suit every budget, Gettysburg and Adams County businesses offer plenty of packages to help visitors create their dream vacations.
Nothing beats the flavor and festivities of Gettysburg in the fall! From Apple Harvest to Halloween, Artillery Ridge is your best home away from home as the bustle of summer winds down and cool weather creeps in with the fall. Our three Halloween weekends are a blast for the whole family! Halloween campstay weekends include free live music shows, haunted hay rides and a walk through our haunted forest to our famous haunted fort. Enjoy afternoon Trick or Treating for the kids, costume contests, pumpkin decorating and more as we celebrate the last few weekends of camping season.
Located upon the very grounds of the Union Artillery Reserve of the Gettysburg Campaign, and conveniently adjoining Gettysburg’s battlegrounds, Artillery Ridge is the perfect camping location from which to experience the richness of this historical region.
We offer a full range of camping sites as well as horse stabling facilities. Individual secluded tent sites and large open tenting grounds with an outdoor dishwashing facility are available for your selection. Our various rental facilities include western themed primitive cabins and full service cabins as well as RV and trailer rentals. Thirty and 50 amp campsites include group camping areas for your convenience. All sites offer a picnic table and fire ring. We have several heated restroom and bath house facilities. Our family oriented campground offers a camp store complete with groceries, novelties, souvenirs, camp and RV supplies including firewood and ice as well as Americana collectibles, horse collectibles and necessities. Group rates available.
Themed weekends, organized activities and entertainment are provided for our guests as well as several playgrounds including miniature golf, volleyball, basketball, corn hole and horse shoe pits. A brand new heated inground swimming pool, a game room including billiards, a movie room and stocked catch and release fishing pond are all available for your camping pleasure. Historic Gettysburg horse, bus and tape tours as well as Washington DC tours can be arranged through our admission staff.
Camp stay includes free admission to The Lincoln Train Museum, Gettysburg Diorama and Spirit of Gettysburg as well as a 10% discount at General Pickett’s Buffet.
Please call for reservations well in advance.
Driving Directions: 1/2 Mile South National Park Visitor Center on PA Route 134