Boy Scout Hiking
Shiloh National Military Park does not coordinate the Boy Scout hiking program. A scout group out of Memphis, Tennessee, issues hiking packets, grades the materials, and awards patches. You can contact them in a variety of ways:
IMPORTANT: Scout leaders, please click on and read the following "Scout Guidelines" document before your visit to Shiloh National Military Park. The staff of Shiloh Battlefield wants to assure that everyone has a safe, enjoyable, and educational visit to your national park.
Did You Know?
Famous author Ambrose Bierce served in the 9th Indiana Infantry at Shiloh. His regiment arrived with Don Carlos Buell's Army of the Ohio, and saw heavy action on the second day of battle. The soldier-turned writer left a vivid account of his exploits in the battle.