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    Quote Originally Posted by tnevling View Post
    Saturday, 10/13, does work for me, actually! So far...only issue would be for my son's soccer schedule, which I don't have yet. But I will pencil that in!!
    Drat! I totally forgot about fall soccer. I am assistant coaching my son's team again this fall. This past spring all of our practices/games were on Sunday, so I think I will be good to go for Saturday the 13th.

    So how about:

    1. Breaficks before the ride.
    2. Ride to Gettysburg/tour the battlefield.
    3. Cashtown Inn for lunch.
    4. Winery for tasting/cigars
    5. Union Cigar Shop
    6. Ride back.

    Of course always flexible on the schedule. I believe in a NO DRAMA ZONE.
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    Interested

    I would also be interested. Would prefer a weekend date, though. I'd be coming in from Pittsburgh, so would have to do an overnight.
    I,too, went on this years MOA tour (though I did the optional Antietam tour). What a great event!
    I'm up for a cigar, too!

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    Quote Originally Posted by bustedknuckle1 View Post
    I would also be interested. Would prefer a weekend date, though. I'd be coming in from Pittsburgh, so would have to do an overnight.
    I,too, went on this years MOA tour (though I did the optional Antietam tour). What a great event!
    I'm up for a cigar, too!
    Cool. So then the weekend of the 13th?
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    Can people from NJ get in on this?
    It's a 3 hour ride for me, when the details settle maybe a Friday and Saturday night hotel stay is in the cards.

    I organize a tour with friends to Harpers Ferry, Antietam, and Gettysburg in June each year. Get only one day in Gettysburg though a weekend sounds good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sjbmw View Post
    Can people from NJ get in on this?
    It's a 3 hour ride for me, when the details settle maybe a Friday and Saturday night hotel stay is in the cards.

    I organize a tour with friends to Harpers Ferry, Antietam, and Gettysburg in June each year. Get only one day in Gettysburg though a weekend sounds good.

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    Of course.
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    Gettysburg is my hometown and still live local.

    13 Oktober looks good for now. I hope I remember to check back....

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    This ride sounds great, but weekends are really tough for me. Anyone interested in a mid week tour out there?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hexkopf View Post
    I love Gettysburg in the fall. No tourists either.
    Not sure I'd say that. I bop down there a couple of times a week year 'round and have never seen NO tourists. Just fewer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rockbottom View Post
    Not sure I'd say that. I bop down there a couple of times a week year 'round and have never seen NO tourists. Just fewer.
    OK thanks for correcting me.
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    I would be interested if the timing works out for me.
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    Any update on this ride proposal?

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    This area was one of the first stops on our big Great Lakes loop last month. There's a nice collection of good roads in the area around the Cacoctin / Camp David area in Maryland not far from there. We camped at the Artillery Ridge Campground - a big RV park but with a nice secluded place in the very back for tents that had a pavilion with picnic tables and power. If you guys aren't familiar and ask I'd be happy to shoot you some GPS tracks for the area.

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    I just saw this thread again and will try and pop down. I guess I've driven or ridden past the Union Cigar Club 500 times and never noticed it. Thanks.

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    Is this going to happen? I'd be happy to lead a ride or suggest routes.

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    Sorry all I didn't update, been out of commission after some knee surgery, so I have been out of the saddle. Would love to do something still.
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