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BEGINS IN: SHARPSBURG, MARYLAND

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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Challenging
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Mickey Ryan Feb 27, 2014 at 11:25 AM

I will be participating in this event in June and have several questions. #1 I will be flying in from San Francisco. Which of the 3 airports is closest to Sharpsburg? #2 Has anyone used the shuttle service that could give me suggestions about what airport it picks up from, etc. #3 What is the weather typically like in that area in June? Thanks.


Patricia Severn Sep 16, 2012 at 07:43 PM

Looking for ride to/from DC area.
alansevern@comcast.net


Gene Newman Jan 04, 2012 at 02:19 PM

I will be driving to this event and I would be happy to share the ride from the BWI Airport, or nearby, if anyone needs transport?
Harriet Anderson Mar 02, 2013 at 05:17 PM

Gene, I am flying to BWI on April 7, arriving around 10:45 a.m. May I have a ride to Sharpsburg?
Harriet Anderson Mar 02, 2013 at 05:18 PM

Uh, Gene, my e-mail is harriet 1019@gmail.com
Gene Newman Mar 02, 2013 at 06:51 PM

Harriet, My post was in Jan of 2012. I attended the trip last year. It is a great trip! enjoy. Sorry I can't help you out.


Cynthia Drinkwater Feb 14, 2010 at 10:47 AM

If anyone is planning on going on this trip (April 25) and would like to share a shuttle from one of the above airports - probably Baltimore, please let me know.

Or if anyone has some good ideas on how to get to Sharpsburg from one of these airports, please e-mail me.


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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
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