Fit History Hike: East Angle and Heth's Salient
Venue: Meet at Tour Stop #6, Spotsylvania Battlefield (GPS Coordinates: 38.220913, -77.593121)
Sep 29, 2018 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park will once again combine health and history with a new series of “Fit-History” hikes this fall. These ranger-led hikes are designed to cover a lot of ground in addition to a lot of history. This season’s hikes will cover two to three miles per hour. All hikes begin at 10 a.m.
September 29: Spotsylvania: The East Angle and Heth’s Salient (4 miles)
Walk off the beaten path with historian Justin Voithofer on the Spotsylvania Battlefield, and learn about the lesser known fighting to the east of the Bloody Angle. Meet at Tour Stop #6, Spotsylvania Battlefield (GPS Coordinates: 38.220913, -77.593121)
When attending any of our Fit-History programs, please remember to wear sturdy shoes, bring plenty of water, and pack a snack. Bug spray and long pants are also suggested.
Visit the Hiking Series page of our website at http://www.nps.gov/frsp/planyourvisit/hiking.htm for more details about each hike, or call 540-693-3200 for more information!