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A Spring Visit to Gettysburg


Spring in Gettysburg is an explosion of the senses. After a long cold Mid-Atlantic winter, the fresh green grass appearing alongside budding flowers brings a warm smile to your face. The smells of spring blossoms and beautiful greenery fill the air. Combined with the beautiful sunrises and sunsets in Adams County, every Gettysburg vacation day is a day in paradise.

It’s the perfect time to tour the battlefield – by foot, bicycle, Segway, scoot coupe, horseback, carriage, car or bus; take your pick. You may also want to save time to play a round or two on one of our award-winning golf courses.

A drive through our countryside brimming with peach, cherry and apple blossoms delivers the aromas of tasty treats to come. Before long, our fields and orchards will produce the freshest fruits and veggies for you to buy right from the farm market or to enjoy at one of our many farm to table restaurants. And don’t forget the craft beer, wine, cider, spirits and mead produced right here in Adams County and found along the Adams County Pour Tour.

A spring visit to Gettysburg will tease your senses for a return in every season.

Foodie Adventure in Gettysburg

Foodie Adventure in Gettysburg

Hit the road for a foodies fest in Gettysburg! We may be known for our Civil War battle, but that isn’t the only thing that is epic in Adams County – our culinary opportunities will leave you wanting more.

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Test your knowledge on Adams County’s blossoms!

Test your knowledge on Adams County’s blossoms!

You know it’s springtime in Adams County, Pennsylvania when the orchard-covered hills are vibrant shades of pinks and whites as the fruit trees begin to blossom. Visitors from all over look forward to these gorgeous blossom views. And Adams County is home to many different types of fruit trees, so there’s a wide variety of … Continue reading Test your knowledge on Adams County’s blossoms!

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Rusty’s Red Passion Parfaits

Rusty’s Red Passion Parfaits

One of our favorite signs of spring in Adams County is the sight of fresh produce. Strawberries are one of the first fruits to become available during the Adams County growing season and aside from eating all the fresh strawberries we can, we know that we’ll be making these Rusty’s Red passion parfaits all season … Continue reading Rusty’s Red Passion Parfaits

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