Ranger Guided Battlefield Hike

At Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

On the first Saturday of every month, Musgrove Mill State Historic Site will be offering a guided hike of the battlefield trail. The Battle of Musgrove's Mill, which occurred on August 19th, 1780, was a vital turning point in the Patriot's fight for independence on the South Carolina Backcountry. This Ranger-led hike will cover the 1.5-mile battlefield trail, during which you will learn about why the battle was fought at Musgrove Mill, who participated, and what occurred during the battle. The cost of the hike is just $2.00 a person. Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for hiking and bring bottled water. Meet at the Visitor’s Center at 9:30 AM and the hike will begin at 10:00 AM. Space is limited, so reservations are required in advance. Reserve your spot by contacting the park at (864) 938-0100, or mgmillsp@scprt.com.


  • July 6, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • August 3, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Revolutionary War


    What to Bring

    Walking/Hiking Shoes, Insect Repellent, Water

    Event Hours


    Free Admission With Park Passport Plus


    Meeting Place

    Visitor Center at 9:30am