Fit History Hike: Prospect Hill to Latimer's Knoll
organized by: Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields National Military Park
Sep 15, 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 15: Fredericksburg: Prospect Hill to Latimer’s Knoll (4 miles)
Join historian Avery Lentz to explore the strengths and weaknesses of the Confederate defense on the southern end of the Fredericksburg Battlefield. Meet at Tour Stop #6, Fredericksburg Battlefield (GPS Coordinates: 38.248090, -77.435651).
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!