Letort Headwaters Tour: Walking Tour of the Historic Watercress Farm
Optional: Stay with us after the tour for dinner – bring $10 for a wood fi red oven-artisan pizza!
Tour begins at 6:00pm – Wear pants and sneakers or hiking boots
Tour will last approximately 45 minutes; restroom available
In collaboration with Central Pennsylvania Conservancy, Cumberland County Historical Society, and Letort Regional Authority.
From I-81 Exit 47/47A:
Take R34/South Hanover St/Holly Pike south approximately 0.7miles and make a left onto Bonnybrook Rd at Highlands’ Tire and Service. Pass 0.8miles over a stone arch bridge on the west branch Letort and up the hill. Take a left onto S Spring Garden St. Proceed 0.6 miles, passing part of the old watercress farm on the left, then make a left onto a grass lane. Look for tour signage.
From Carlisle Giant:
Proceed South on S Spring Garden St. From the intersection with Union Quarries in approximately 1.2miles, continue 0.2 miles to a grass lane on the right. Look for tour signage.
Google maps link to hyperlink the 985 S. Spring Garden St. address: