What’s Next for Civil War Cycling?

What’s next for Civil War Cycling? Bicycling Chickamauga Battlefield is now available for sale at your favorite book store! Or click here to view the listing on our site. The guidebook’s digital companion map is available, here. Both products take you on a 12.6-mile historic tour through Chickamauga battlefield in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, which is about ten miles from Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Along the banks of Chickamauga Creek on September 18–20, 1863, nearly 35,000 Americans were casualties of this second-deadliest multi-day battle in the U.S. Civil War. (The first was Gettysburg. Antietam was the deadliest single day of fighting.) The National Park Service summarizes this very complicated battle, here.

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Next! Bicycling Shiloh National Military Park …

biking shiloh in May 2019
Minnesota Monument at The Hornets Nest, Shiloh

You might want to combine bicycling Chickamauga battlefield with a road-trip to Shiloh National Military Park. Although each park is large enough for a great learning and riding experience, if you do not live near Tennessee, you combining these two tours into one long cycling vacation makes a lot of sense.

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Guidebook & Map Publication Schedule

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Forthcoming

  • Bicycling Shiloh National Military Park – Digital Document Maps and Guidebook, 2023.
  • Bicycling Vicksburg National Military Park – TBD

Web Content Development

The Civil War Cycling website also publishes free web content about touring U.S. national military parks. Our emphasis is on learning history on two wheels. The following national parks are most amenable to cyclists.

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