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Explore Adams County

Explore Adams County

Take a drive beyond the battlefield.

Gettysburg and the Civil War history has been the draw to our area for over 150 years. For those of us who live here, and for many who have visited, it is the beautiful countryside filled with farms, wineries, recreation and Civil War history, that has charmed us. Take a drive beyond the battlefield, discover covered bridges, unique history and beautiful preserves. 

Experience your love of nature at Strawberry Hill! Explore miles of hiking trails that connect to Michaux State Forest, learn about native animals in our nature center, play in cold mountain creeks or enjoy a picnic by our pond.

717-642-5840

1537 Mount Hope Road,
Fairfield, PA 17320

Constructed in 1894 by Joseph Smith, this Burr-truss covered bridge is the only covered bridge in Adams County still used for daily traffic.

717-334-6274 800-337-5015

Jack's Mountain Road,
Fairfield, PA 17320

The Historic Round Barn and Round Barn Farm Market is owned and operated by Knouse Fruitlands, Inc. The barn is just 8 miles west of Gettysburg.

717-334-1984 (BARN) 717-677-8842 (OFFICE

298 Cashtown Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

A Civil War and Railroad historical experience aboard a steam powered, authentic replica excursion train.

717-942-2370 717-600-6535

2 West Main Street,
New Freedom , PA 17349

Just because you are on vacation doesn't mean you stop being healthy. Pick up your copy of this booklet and select from half-mile to 4 mile scenic healthy walks.

717-337-4137 717-334-6274

1560 Fairfield Road,
Available through Destination Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Premiere wine & hard cider tasting room located at Boyer Nurseries & Orchards, Inc.

717-677-8558 717-677-9567

405 Boyer Nursery Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

A free, self-guided tour takes of a small town, just 20-minutes east of Gettysburg. Allow approximately 60-minutes to complete the tour.

800-337-5015 717-334-6274

1560 Fairfield Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Bicycling around Gettysburg is a great way to see the sites, enjoy our community and stay healthy. Healthy Adams Bicycle/Pedestrian presents a variety of ride options in town, on the battlefield and throughout scenic Adams County. Download a variety of cue sheets for your next Gettysburg bike ride.

Open Year Round | An 18-hole championship course located just minutes from historic Gettysburg and designed by Ault, Clark & Associates.

717-642-8282

78 Country Club Trail,
Carroll Valley, PA 17320

A European country escape awaits you at Pennsylvania’s Stone of Scone Farm.

717-345-5178 844-316-6238

1005 Littlestown Road,
Littlestown, PA 17340

A farm adventure waiting just for you - themed corn mazes with in-maze games, pick-your-own pumpkin field, hayrides, a zip line, corn box, and more!

888-677-0093

64 Tree Lane,
Aspers, PA 17304

Expansive views & wonderful wines made in our production cellar. Daily tastings. 8 miles west of Gettysburg off Rte 30, 1 mile North, look for signs.

717-334-4888

410 Cashtown Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

An adventure through "America's Orchard" is a wonderful way to experience our authentic Adams County destination.

Historic South Mountain Fruit Belt,
Adams County, PA

Yes, we are open even in the winter! We still have apples in our bins, delicious baked goods, produce and wonderful gift items. And there is no prettier snow scene than the rows of trees dressed in snow. So come and get a cup of mulled hot cider to stay warm while you shop.

717-677-8412 717-677-9494

545 Carlisle Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

There is a chill in the air, which means it's mulled wine season at the Winery!

717-334-4631

251 Peach Tree Road,
Orrtanna, PA 17353

The Hanover Area Historical Society protects and promotes the historical heritage of the greater Hanover area. The Society acquires, preserves and provides access to historical buildings and sites and to artifacts and archives that have historical significance to the Hanover area.

717-362-3207 717-637-6413

21 Baltimore Street,
Hanover, PA 17331

Enjoy the Annual National Apple Harvest Festival at the South Mountain Fairgrounds. Join the fun the first two full weekends of October - rain or shine.

717-677-9413

615 Narrows Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

View a collection of vintage racecars, artifacts, research library of rare books, and sport of auto racing documents & photos, plus a gift shop.

717-528-8279

100 Baltimore Road,
York Springs, PA 17372

We invite you to our small batch family farm brewery. We serve craft beer and hard cider, and even grow our own hops behind the brewery! If you like to snack while you drink, check out our menu featuring farm fresh ingredients grown on site.

717-334-3325 717-677-8842

290 Cashtown Road,
Biglerville, PA 17307

Located off Pumping Station Road, this bridge was used by both Union and Confederate Troops, visitors today can walk across the lattice bridge.

717-334-6274 800-337-5015

Water Works Road,
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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