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GettysBike Tours

1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7034
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Wonderful way to see the battlefield!

My boyfriend and I wanted an active, non-bus experience to tour the Battlefield of Gettysburg. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Taryn N
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
All-round enjoyable experience

What a fun adventure! We dropped in at the Battlefield Visitor's Center the night before in time to... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
OregonPine
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“grand tour” (36 reviews)
“bike ride” (8 reviews)
“history teacher” (15 reviews)
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1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7034
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"quality bikes"
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"four hours"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"civil war"
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"battlefield experience"
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"knew his stuff"
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"his knowledge"
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"come alive"
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"highly recommend this tour"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I wanted an active, non-bus experience to tour the Battlefield of Gettysburg. We ended up with Bruce of Gettysbike as our tour guide and could not have asked for a better afternoon experience. Bruce was friendly, knowledgeable, and relaxed. He was able...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

What a fun adventure! We dropped in at the Battlefield Visitor's Center the night before in time to catch a ranger-led overview; very helpful. The next morning we spent in the Gettysburg Museum and consequently were well-primed for the bike tour. Beyond a fun bike...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Our guide Dean was extraordinary and very knowledgeable. The tour itself was awesome. I do not mind spending extra money for value, however I believe the $72.00 per person charge for this tour on bicycles is ridiculously expensive considering we brought our own bikes and...More

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GettysBike, Owner at GettysBike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Hello, Thank you for your feedback! I just wanted to explain the pricing. The pricing is set by the guides (Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides) and are enforced by the National Park. The price they get paid is $31.50 per hour up to 6 people,...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Try to make the time for this wonderful tour. My husband and I took the 4 hour tour on a lovely September afternoon. We were the only two on the tour and GettysBike very nicely accommodated our schedule by rearranging the start time. We were...More

Thank LilyKp
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

To our delight my husband and I were the only two taking the Bike Tour on a Tuesday afternoon. Bob, our tour guide, is a licensed guide who is passionate and enthusiastic about the Battle of Gettysburg. He is a retired History Teacher and as...More

Thank LMDErie_Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The weather was perfect, and the bicycle tour was great. We had been to Gettysburg several times before and found the walking and auto tours very informative; but the bicycle tour, with Bob as our guide, tops them all! He really knew his stuff, and...More

Thank Rose T
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I spent the day in Gettysburg and knowing how I wanted to get some exercise in during the trip, he booked the 4 hour grand tour. My husband is a history fanatic, and I really didn't think he could learn anything new,...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Fabulous bike tour round all the battle scenes. Bob adjusted the tour to our (very limited) knowledge of US history, and helped place the importance of the Civil War into a contemporary context. The pace was very leisurely and Bob expertly brought all three days...More

Thank amberkaren
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

If you have the time I highly recommend the Grand Tour (4 hours over approximately 12 miles). Bob is a retired history teacher making him an excellent guide for this tour. Not only was his depth of knowledge of the 3 day battle impressive, his...More

Thank Conrad0628
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

With topography being such an important element of the battle, a bike tour of Gettysburg is a wonderful way to experience it. Met Bruce, our tour guide at 9 am and took the 4 hr tour. Visited Culps Hill, Seminary Ridge, Confederate and Union lines,...More

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james m
20 October 2016|
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Response from Burns-Rozen | Reviewed this property |
The youngest on our tour was 9, and she did really well. They also have a tandem if you're concerned.
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Jazzieeee1
4 June 2016|
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Response from Chris A | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure how small the group could be but they would be glad to work with you. They are very friendly and accommodating.
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