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 Thursday, August 19 on the 241st 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 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, what occurred during the battle, and the importance of the battle to the Patriot cause. The cost of the hike is just $5.00 a person. Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for hiking and bring bottled water. Meet at the Visitor’s Center at 7:45 am and the hike will begin at 8:00am. Space is limited, so reservations are required in advance. Reserve your spot by contacting the park at mgmillsp@scprt.com or (864) 938-0100. For more information, contact the park at (864) 938-0100 or e-mail us at mgmillsp@scprt.com. www.SouthCarolinaParks.com.

DETAILS

  • August 19, 2021, 8:00 AM - 10:15 AM
  • Registration Deadline

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

    Event Hours

    8:00 am-10:00 am

    Meeting Place

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

    Backroads Location

    Yes

    Revolutionary War

    Yes

    What to Bring

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

    Price

    $5/person