BRCWRT Battle of Cool Spring Tour

Saturday 23 October 2021

Tour Marching Orders

pdf version of Marching Orders with additional information

Date: 23 October 2021

Location & Assembly Point: Shenandoah University River Campus at Cool Spring Battlefield – 1400 Parker Lane (near Bluemont, Virginia.)

(Traveling west on U.S route 7, take the last exit on the right - 2.8 miles beyond the Snickers Gap Appalachian Trailhead and just before crossing the Shenandoah River; drive 1.7 miles on the unimproved roadway, Parker Lane, to the River Campus at Cool Spring)

Tour Schedule:

9:00 am
River Campus Open for Tour Participant Check-in
9:30 am – 11:30 am
Battle of Cool Spring Walking Tour
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
River Campus Lodge Open for Visitation

Optional lunch at a local eatery (Hill High Marketplace & Restaurant - 5.8 miles east of Cool Spring Battlefield on U.S. Route 7)

Pls register each member of your party separately so we can have an accurate count.

Uniform of the Day: The tour requires walking a distance of approximately 2 miles over hard surface pathways (no cross-terrain hiking is planned) – wear comfortable walking shoes or boots, and bring your own drinking water

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