Important! We have separate departure locations for Carriage Tours and Horseback Rides!

Please be careful to make sure you join us at the correct departure locations.

Departure Locations – Know where to go!

1. Horseback Rides (Confederate Trails) – Departure Location


**Important** Please type in “Confederate Trails” into your Google Maps (*ONLY works in Google Maps, do not use any other app*).

*McMillan Woods Youth Campground, Gettysburg, PA 17325

There is NO Street Number to this location within the Park.

The most accurate way to find your Horseback Departure location is to use this link to GOOGLE MAPS: Confederate Trails of Gettysburg

turn by turn directions directly to the parking area at McMillan Woods Youth Campground.

Find us at McMillan Woods:

There are often several horse trailers at the McMillan Woods campground. Just look for the trailer with our name on the front and come check-in for your tour.



Other Important Information:

  • All riders are required to sign an insurance waiver.  Click this link to complete online.  You do not need a paper copy if completed online, Each rider must sign their own waiver. Riders under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian cosign. Please click on the link above, or you can always find the waivers button on the bottom right of your screen at +sign our waiver online
    to complete online.
  • Riders age 8 to 17 must wear a helmet (we provide).
  • Riders age 18 and older may decline a helmet with waiver.
  • Long pants and close-toed shoes are required.
  • We ride rain or shine!

– We look forward to having a great ride together!

2. Carriage Tours (Victorian Carriage Company) – Departure Location 


GETTYSBURG HERITAGE CENTER: Departure location for ALL 2017 CARRIAGES : 297 Steinwehr Ave. Gettysburg, PA 17325

Remember that during prime tour season (mid-June through August) that many of the roads in Gettysburg Borough become congested. Please allow adequate time to arrive at the tour site.

ALL CARRIAGES for the 2017 SEASON DEPART FROM 297 Steinwehr Avenue, The Gettysburg Heritage Center – next to Appalachian Brewing Company.  Plenty of free parking behind buildings.

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