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SHARPSBURG, MARYLAND

Civil War: The Battles of South Mountain, Harpers Ferry, and Antietam

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Program #1509RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Start of Program
Sep 15, 2013
3 p.m., at the Conference Center.
You will be staying at the Shepherd's Spring that night.
Location: Sharpsburg, MD
Nearest city or town: Sharpsburg, Hagerstown
Nearest highway: I-70, I-81
Nearest airport: Baltimore Washington International

End of Program
Sep 20, 2013
12:30 p.m., at the Conference Center.
You will be staying at the Shepherd's Spring the night before.
Location: Sharpsburg, MD
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Conference Center

Description: Located along the Potomac River and C &O Canal, Shepherd's Spring has 220 acres of woodlands and rolling meadows. The natural spring and remote setting provide an opportunity to relax and enjoy the sounds of nature. A Heifer Global Village and educational gardens make this an unique learning environment. Eco-friendly environment.

Contact info:
16869 Taylors Landing Road
Sharpsburg, MD 21782 USA
phone: 301-223-8193
web: www.shepherdsspring.org

Room amenities: Each room comes with a luggage rack, dresser, desk, and chair. Most rooms also have a futon. Alarm clocks are available upon request. Telephone and Television are available in the common areas.

Facility amenities: Nature and meditation trails and a natural spring are on site. Limited wireless internet access is available. A computer is available for guest use. A half olympic size outdoor pool is available seasonally.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: $45.
Call ahead for availability. 301-223-8193

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Conference Center

Description: Located along the Potomac River and C &O Canal, Shepherd's Spring has 220 acres of woodlands and rolling meadows. The natural spring and remote setting provide an opportunity to relax and enjoy the sounds of nature. A Heifer Global Village and educational gardens make this an unique learning environment. Eco-friendly environment.

Contact info:
16869 Taylors Landing Road
Sharpsburg, MD 21782 USA
phone: 301-223-8193
web: www.shepherdsspring.org

Room amenities: Each room comes with a luggage rack, dresser, desk, and chair. Most rooms also have a futon. Alarm clocks are available upon request. Telephone and Television are available in the common areas.

Facility amenities: Nature and meditation trails and a natural spring are on site. Limited wireless internet access is available. A computer is available for guest use. A half olympic size outdoor pool is available seasonally.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights after: $45.
Call ahead for availability. 301-223-8193

Check out time: 12:30 PM

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
3 Performances

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4.7
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