Anniversary of the Battle of Musgrove Mill Hike

At Battle of Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

Come out to join us early in the morning on Monday, August 19 on the 239th Anniversary of the Battle of Musgrove Mill for a special Ranger Guided Battlefield Hike. The Battle of Musgrove's Mill, which occurred on August 19th, 1780, was a vital turning point in the Patriot's fight for independence in 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. For more information, contact the park at (864) 938-0100 or e-mail us at


  • August 19, 2019, 8:00 AM - 10:15 AM
  • Free Admission With Park Passport Plus


    Registration Deadline

    One day prior to program. Space is limited, so register early.

    Event Hours

    8:00 am-10:00 am

    Backroads Location


    Revolutionary War


    Meeting Place

    Meet at the Visitor’s Center at 7:45 am and the hike will begin at 8:00am.

    What to Bring

    Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for hiking and bring bottled water.