Gettysburg Daily

Saturday Afternoon at Little Round Top

The arrival of Spring and warmer weather brought high visitation to Little Round Top on Saturday afternoon.This view was taken facing west at approximately 2:00 PM on Saturday, March 25, 2017. Living historians, school groups, families, and License[...]

Red-Tailed Hawk along Emmitsburg Road

We noticed a hawk while driving north along the Emmitsburg Road (Business Route 15) on Sunday afternoon.The hawk is perched on a fence next to Bucklyn’s Battery, First Rhode Island Light Artillery Battery E. The Sherfy Barn, as well as the mon[...]

Tree Down near Virginia State Monument

A large tree fell across the paved walkway near the Virginia State monument along West Confederate Avenue on Sunday.This image was taken facing northwest at approximately 3:00 PM on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Falling trees can damage monuments, mark[...]

It’s Too Foggy. There’s Nothing to See on the Battlefield.

Giving tours on the battlefield on foggy days can be difficult. Your visibility is limited, and you cannot get the sweeping panoramas to show landmarks and large battle movements. This image shows the monument to the 74th Pennsylvania Infantry Regim[...]

Triangular Field Controlled Burn

On September 7th the National Park Service performed a controlled burn at the Triangular Field area near Devil’s Den. Some parts of the burn appeared to be very effective. We walked around the area before and after the burn to take some panora[...]

Corn on Steroids

Don’t let these short stalks in the foreground fool you. The corn rides high in Gettysburg National Military Park this summer. The 8th New York Cavalry Monument is next to the tree in the background – closer to camera is the marker to th[...]

Fox and National Cemetery Parking Lot

We know how you missed panoramas on the weekend (we kid — those posts aren’t coming back). Except today you’re probably dying to see the most recent update on the National Cemetery Parking Lot. Scroll down for the most recent panora[...]

East Cemetery Hill Civil War Trust Project Update

The Civil War Trust is steadily working on tearing down a structure that they purchased on East Cemetery Hill’s Hillcrest Place – today we’ll check in with LBG Garry Adelman to update us on the progress. The flank markers to the 10[...]

Cyclorama Parking Lot Update

A number of trees are being removed in the area of the Cyclorama parking lot. We took two panoramas yesterday, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, to give you the latest update. You can compare them to our panoramas from previous days (click[...]