First Day Hikes at Musgrove Mill SHS

At Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

Bring in the new year at Musgrove Mill State Historic Site by taking ranger-led hike. Three different hikes will be offered, so choose your interest or ability level. Note that there are different meeting locations. Hike 1 - Battlefield Trail This moderate 1.5 mile hike will follow the battlefield trail. 10am-11am Meet at the Visitor Center. No pets. Hike 2 - Accessible Horseshoe Falls Hike Take the paved trail from the parking lot to the Horseshoe Falls Overlook. Wheelchairs and strollers are encouraged for this 1/4 mile round trip guided experience. Hear the legend of Horseshoe Falls at the overlook. 1pm-1:30pm Meet at the Visitors Center. No pets Hike 3 - British Encampment Trail This 1.5 mile hike will be both scenic and historic in content as it follows the Tyger River through the Revolutionary War battle site. This moderately difficult hike is designed for participants 12 yr and up. 2pm-3pm Meet at Musgrove Mill SHS parking lot. Reserve your spot by contacting the park at (864) 938-0100, or


  • January 1, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • January 1, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • January 1, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Revolutionary War


    Event Hours

    Hikes start at 10am, 1pm, and 2pm

    Registration Deadline

    4 PM, December 29th

    Meeting Place

    Musgrove Mill SHS Visitor Center for Battlefield Trail hike (9:45am) and British Encampment Trail hike (1:45pm) and Horseshoe Falls parking lot (12:45pm) for the ADA Accessible Trail hike.

    What to Bring

    Water, Shoes for Hiking