The Monterey Pass Battlefield and Park is located near Blue Ridge Summit
intersection of Route 16 and Charmian Road. The sites with
interpretational markers are handicap accessible. Parking is located at
the Monterey Pass Battlefield Park, however, buses and larger vehicles
have to park at Rolando Woods Lions Club Park located along Charmian Road.
Please keep in mind that most of the battlefield is on private property,
and while touring you will be expected to respect the property owners who
so kindly allowed us to place markers on their property.
Take Route 116 West through Fairfield to Route 16.
Turn right onto Route 16 West and follow to Blue Ridge Summit. The
Monterey Pass Battlefield Park is located on the right once you
pass Happel's Meadow.
From Route 15/Emmitsburg:
Take Maryland Route 140
As soon as you cross into Pennsylvania, it will then become PA Route 16.
Follow Rt. 16 West to Blue Ridge Summit, about five miles away.
From Thurmont, Maryland:
Take Maryland Route 550 North
to Cascade, Maryland, and turn right onto Hilltop Road. Hilltop Road will
become Monterey Lane. Turn left onto Route 16 West. Park is one mile away.
From I-81 at the Greencastle, Pennsylvania exit:
Rt. 16 East toward Blue Ridge Summit. The park will be on the left when
you get to the top of the mountain.
Parking is located at the Monterey Pass Battlefield Park. For overflow
parking, buses and larger vehicles Rolando Woods Lions
Club Park located along Charmian Road has additional parking.
Monterey Pass Battlefield Park
14325 Buchanan Trail East, Waynesboro, PA 17268