TAPS Together: Carry the Load Relay, West Point
TAPS is honored to be a part of the 2022 Carry the Load National Relay as a National Non-Profit Partner.
We would love to have as many of you in the West Point, New York area who are able to participate and represent TAPS join in on this very moving and inspiring memorial walk as you honor your fallen heroes and carry them with you as you participate. TAPS Togethers is participating in one 5.5 mile leg of the relay.
Start Location #1:
West Point Cemetery
329 Washington Road
West Point, New York 10996
11:30 a.m. (Please arrive and check in with TAPS NO later than 11:45 a.m.)
In front of the Cemetery Main Entrance - look for TAPS Staffer Holding a Paddle Fan
End Location #1:
(Exchange Point #1)
Fort Montgomery Fire Department
865 Route 9 West
Fort Montgomery, New York 10922
2:00 p.m. (estimated)
Transportation: All participants will be responsible for finding their own parking or transportation to the starting point. All participants will be responsible for finding their own transportation from the end point back to their parking location or point of origin.
Attire / What to Bring: In addition to TAPS shirts and attire, and photo buttons, we recommend that everyone wear comfortable walking shoes, and carry as few personal items with them as possible.
Food and Beverage: Bring water and a snack as food and beverage is not provided. Bring any needed medication.
- Visitors with DoD Identification - Please proceed through any of the entrance gates.
- General Public/Those with no DoD Authorized Identification - Please visit the West Point Garrison, Visit Us page.
Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.