On April 14th 1865 President Lincoln was shot in the back of the head while attending a play at Ford's Theater. By following this adventure lab cache will, you will trace the escape route of John Wilkes Booth and David Herold. The route starts at Ford's Theater in Washington DC and ends at the site of Garrett's Farm in Virginia. This 90 mile tour starts at Ford's Theater in Washington DC and ends at a lonely site where once a farmstead stood. At the first three locations it is possible to enter the buildings for tours, however, this is not required for the adventure lab. At each stop, you'll be able to visit the grounds where history took place.
There are other locations along this route, that may be of interest; these can be sound at: https://www.civilwartrails.org/docs/JWB-map-book.pdf
Created by marylandramblers
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