Sustainable Practices

The Lodges at Gettysburg is committed to sustainable practices and treating our planet with the utmost respect. Our entire staff takes great pride in ensuring that every step taken is a step towards a greener future. We strive to make positive contributions to both the surrounding environments and the local Adams County community as a whole. Some of our initiatives include:

A Green Committee that consists of staff and management to ensure environmental initials are executed in accordance with our master plan.
State-of-the-art Geothermal technology throughout the main the lodge. Our system is the second largest in the county. For more information on Geothermal Technology, please visit http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/tech/geothermal-energy. The Lodges was featured in Celebrate Gettysburg Magazine and you can read more about our geo-thermal system and other green practices here.
Paper reduction policies to include electronic transmissions of guest confirmations, receipts and literature.
Eco-conscious bath and body line of products that smoothes skin and creates healthy hair while having a positive effect on the environment. For more information about our Olive Branch line of products, please download the company presentation here.
Optional guest towel and linen replacement program through Project Planet.
Recycling programs in place for all guest rooms and the main lodge. We currently recycle plastic, glass, paper, cardboard, metal, and batteries.
Electricity conservation efforts, including the use of energy efficient light bulbs.
Water conservation efforts with high efficiency shower heads and toilet bowls.