Celebrating our 10th Anniversary!
South Mountain Expeditions promises you a worry-free vacation that combines learning with fun and comfort at a reasonable price! With over 30 years of experience in planning and managing history and cultural tours throughout the United States and around the globe, we guarantee innovative, educational tours of the highest quality.
Our 2017 Tour Schedule:
June 15-23, 2017: The Chesapeake. On this tour we will discover the rich natural beauty and storied history of this unique region of America. We will learn about the first casualties of the Civil War as we walk the route of the Baltimore Riot; from Ford's Theater we will trace the escape route of assassin John Wilkes Booth to the site where he was shot and killed; and we will spend a day with a local historian following Harriet Tubman's Underground Railroad network through the Eastern Shore. We will enjoy a sunset sail aboard a "skipjack" with wine and cheese as the skipper explains current efforts to restore the health of this complex ecosystem. We will explore the quaint waterfront villages of St. Michaels, Oxford and Tangier Island; we will travel to Point Lookout to see the site of the largest Union prisoner of war camp, and sample a lot of delicious Maryland blue crab along the way! Click here for itinerary.
September 2017: The New York - The Empire State. On this state tour we will travel from Niagara Falls to West Point. Sites will include the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, sites on the Erie Canal, the Women's Rights National Historic Park in Seneca Falls, Fort Ticonderoga, Saratoga, Crown Point, Fort William Henry, FDR's home in Hyde Park, and the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. This tour will be approximately 12-days in length and fall between September 6-28. Details will be available shortly.
October 10/11-22, 2017: WWI: The Great War. In commemoration of the centennial of World War One, we will be offering a tour to the battlefields on the Western Front. Sites will include: Ypres, The Somme, 1st and 2nd Battles of the Marne, Verdun, Saint-Mihiel, Belleau Wood, Chateau Thierry, and Meuse Argonne. Click here for Details.
If you would like a copy of our 2017tour brochure, please call us at (301) 988-1852 or toll free: at 1(866) 914-1862, or email us at email@example.com.
We invite you to check out our sister company, Civil War Tours. In 2017, tours will include 3-day programs on the Maryland Campaign (Harpers Ferry, South Mountain & Antietam), April 27-30, 2017; Chickamauga & Chattanooga, May 18-21, 2017; and the Vicksburg Campaign, June 9-12, 2017. We will also offer a 4-day tour of the Battle of Gettysburg, April 19-23, 2017. Click here for details.
We hope you will join us on one of our tours!
South Mountain Expeditions
South Mountain Expeditions, P.O. Box 204, Keedysville, MD 21756
Tel: 301-988-1852 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Civil War Tours, P.O. Box 416, Keedysville, MD 21756
Tel: 301-676-4642 email: email@example.com www.civilwartours.org