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Thursday, November 3 - Sunday, November 6
Retreat from Gettysburg


The trip registration fee provides for:

  • Round trip charter bus transportation with charging stations and wi-fi.  

  • Three nights accommodations at Best Western Gettysburg "located on the battlefield" and within walking distance of local shops and dining.

  • Admission to Gettysburg National Military Park and Visitor Center and other attractions.

  • Thursday and Friday:  Guided Tour and interpretation of Gettysburg battlefield and village sites to relive the accounts of citizens and local soldiers who fought here by Scott Britton, Executive Director, The Castle Historic House Museum.

  • Saturday and Sunday: Guided Tour and interpretation of the retreat routes of Lee's Army of Northern Virginia, the Confederate wagon train of wounded, and Union Army cavalry pursuit, from Gettysburg through the scenic Catoctin Mountains to the Potomac River    

  • Field trip registration fee, with the exception of complimentary breakfasts served at our hotel, does not include the cost of meals and gratuities (other than the bus driver's gratuity).  

  • More information including a detailed itinerary, recommended reading and viewing list, suggested dining venues, and a "final update" will be forthcoming following registration.  


I/we have elected to participate in a field trip organized by the Civil War Round Table of the Mid-Ohio Valley (“CWRT”) to visit historic and cultural sites on Wednesday, November 3, through Saturday, November 6, 2022 (“Tour”).  CWRT has contracted bus transportation, accommodations, site visits, attractions and some meals.  I understand that while CWRT has used its best efforts in selecting each service provider, CWRT is not responsible for the services or for any action or inaction of any employee, agent, or other person providing such services.  I also understand that the Tour will require walking and climbing steps, and I am able to do so without undue risk to myself and others.  In consideration of CWRT agreeing to allow me to participate in the Tour, on my own behalf and for my heirs and representatives, I do hereby release and discharge CWRT, its officers, agents, volunteers and representatives, from any and all liability for any injuries or damages which I may suffer by reason of my participation in the Tour and I waive any right to sue and any aims for such injuries or damage, except for any injuries or damage directly resulting from the active negligence of a CWRT officer, agent or representative.


Registration Options:  1) Complete and submit the online registration form and remit deposit or payment via PayPal; 2) Complete the online registration form and forward deposit or payment via U.S. Mail to CWRT Fall 2022 Field Trip, 515 4th Street, Marietta OH  45750; 3) Print and complete the online registration form from website and remit with check for deposit or payment via U.S. Mail to CWRT 2022 Field Trip, 515 4th Street, Marietta OH 45750.