A Visit To Valley Forge

A Visit To Valley Forge

One of the best preserved sites from the American Revolution is located practically in my backyard at Valley Forge. Much like the Gettysburg battlefield, which is my stomping grounds, the Valley Forge National Historic Park comprises 3,500 acres of picturesque,...
Forgotten Battlefield: Monterey Pass

Forgotten Battlefield: Monterey Pass

Although I live less than 10 miles away, I have to admit I had never visited the Monterey Pass Battlefield Park site until this week. Now that I’ve explored it, I will be recommending this hidden treasure to anyone who visits Gettysburg. It’s about 20...
Gettysburg: The mother of all battlefields

Gettysburg: The mother of all battlefields

My Hometown Since I live in Gettysburg, driving through the battlefield is pretty much an every day experience. After all, the three-day battle in 1863 pretty much surrounds — and includes — the entire town. I attended an event¬† just north and west of town...