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Gettysburg Blue-Gray Half Marathon

Gettysburg Blue-Gray Half Marathon

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA | TBD

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Choose to race with the North (blue) or the South (grey). Pick carefully, as the winning side receives an extra commemorative prize. We love a good competition within a competition!

 

Race Perks

Why We Love It

Gettysburg is best known for its American Civil War history, specifically the Battle of Gettysburg and President Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. It is a family-friendly destination, home to museums, battle reenactments, tours, historic monuments, and national parks.

Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do

Sachs Covered Bridge

A pedestrian-only bridge used by Robert E. Lee's army during the retreat after the Battle of Gettysburg. Oh, and in spirit of full disclosure, some think it's haunted - enjoy!

Rupp House

A unique museum that offers a glimpse into what civilian life was like during the American Civil War.

Gettysburg National Military Park

Battlegrounds, cemetery, and statues of "one of the bloodiest battles" during the American Civil War. Activities: bike, hike, horseback.

Gettysburg Museum of History

A collection of 4,000 artifacts and exhibits relating to the American Civil War, World War I, World War II, U.S. Presidents, and pop icons.

Average Temperature

High - 55°F (13°C) Low - 33°F (1°C)

Transportation

Airport

Harrisburg International Airport (MDT)
48 mi (77 km) from Gettysburg

Train

None

Accommodations

Courtyard Gettysburg0.6 mi (1.0 km) from start/finish
Gettysburg Hotel2.8 mi (4.5 km) from start/finish
Hampton Inn Gettysburg0.9 mi (1.5 km) from start/finish
Hilton Garden Inn Gettysburg1.3 mi (2.1 km) from start/finish
The Inn At Herr Ridge4.6 mi (7.4 km) from start/finish
The Brafferton Inn2.7 mi (4.3 km) from start/finish
Wyndham Gettysburg0.7 mi (1.1 km) from start/finish