• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

Lakes and Ponds

The only pond found within the park boundary is located on the Roulette farm. It is fed by a spring that begins on the Mumma farm and runs east to this small wetland. Home to a few small-mouth bass and catfish, the pond also provides a habitat for various reptiles and amphibians.

Did You Know?

Robert Gould Shaw

Robert Gould Shaw served as a Captain in the 2nd Massachusetts Infantry and was wounded in the Cornfield at Antietam before taking command of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry made famous in the movie Glory.