Shiloh is a large deeply wooded black oak campsite. It is partly in a bowl shaped area with a view across a ravine looking east toward campsites on the opposite side.
SUGGESTED OCCUPANCY: 20 - 100 campers
SIZE: Extra Large
SHADE COVER: High
NEAREST POINTS OF INTEREST:
- Aquatics (Waterfront)
- Outdoor Skills (Scoutcraft)
- Ecology/Conservation (Nature)
- East Showerhouse
- Trading Post
In this Civil War battle, the Union armies of Tennessee and Ohio fought against the Army of Mississippi in 1862. It was a union victory. Fought by 67,000 Union men against 45,000 Confederate men, there were about 13,000 union casualties and 11,000 confederate casualties.