Vicksburg National Battlefield Park has a long association with the Boy Scouts of America. Generations of Scouts have hiked and studied Civil War history and American Heritage there. Many Scouts have fond memories (or, are those horror stories?) about hiking up and down in the hilly park. Advertisements
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Photo by Elise D. Parker
Members of McComb’s Boy Scouts of America Troop #124 recently spent their Spring Break on a camping and hiking adventure at Shiloh Battlefield Park in southern Tennessee. The first day, the boys completed a 14-mile hike. They began at Fraley Field where the first shots were fired, past […]
Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate, And though I oft have passed them by, A day will come at last when I Shall take the hidden paths that run West of the Moon, East of the Sun. poetry by JRR Tolkien photo […]