The battle of Monterey Pass was fought on July 4-5, 1863 and is the second largest Civil War battle in Pennsylvania and was the only battle that was fought on both sides of the Mason and Dixon Line. Being a direct route to the Potomac River, Monterey Pass was used by the bulk of the Confederate Army during itâ€™s withdraw from Gettysburg.
The Monterey Pass Battlefield Association offers programs for kids and guided tours on a reserve basis. We do offer a self guided tour that is about 22 miles long that shows the highlights of the battlefield. Please log onto our website for additional information.
Facility Amenities: Guided Tours
General Information: Hours: Guided driving tour about two hours long will cover Fairfield Pass, Fountain Dale, the heart of the Monterey Pass battlefield as well as a drive up to High Rock showing how the battle ended in Maryland. The fee for this tour is $20.00.