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Cowpens National Battlefield 6/11K Walk

This is a "Revolutionary War History Weekend", 3 Walks hosted by two clubs.  In addition to the Cowpens National Battlefield Walk, Brattonsville and Kings Mountain were all important to our independence.  The Asheville Amblers are hosting the Cowpens walk and because of Park regulations, pre-registration must be made prior to the event date.  I have copies of the pre-registration form that you can pick up at our next two walks, Travelers Rest or the Paris Mountain State Park Walk.  If you cannot attend either of these walks but would be interested in the Cowpens Nat'l Park walk please let me know and I can get a form to you.

Walk description for Cowpens:  6/11 KM - 1B    Wends through Nature Trail with wild flowers and migratory birds and through impressive bamboo stand. Walk then continues onto battlefield loop with extensive information on how the battle was fought and its importance to the sucess of the Revolutionary War. See movie at Visitor Center, cemetery and old settler's home. 5KM option is choice of either nature loop or battlefield loop. Battlefield loop suitable for wheel chairs and strollers.

This is a "tradional walk with a start/finish point, route marking, check point personnel.  You may walk as fast as you like or take your time and observe as you go.

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  • Robert M.

    We had a great turnout from our UpState PathFinders' group. Of the 56 people that had started the walk by the time we finished, 17 of them were from our group. The walk was GREAT...very educational! The brats were good and it was a very enjoyable day for the walk.

    April 21, 2014

  • Shari

    I will be going to this event on Sunday morning. Have fun!

    April 4, 2014

  • Martin B.

    Can't wait for the weekend. See all of you at cowpens!

    April 3, 2014

  • Robert M.

    Hey Shari, Peggy & Mike, Racheal and Robert we have about 17 people from the UpState PathFinders Club & the Meetup Group going Saturday. I just wanted to remind you that we will meet around 9:15 am this Saturday there in Cowpens. Look for my Red Dodge Ram. Our t-shirts should be here by Friday...Yellow in color with the blue logo print. See you Saturday.

    2 · April 2, 2014

    • Martin B.

      I would love to see that yellow.

      April 3, 2014

  • Robert M.

    If you are interested in participating in this walk, you must pre-register. The deadline is April 2nd. Last count we have 15 walkers interested. Here is the link for this event
    If you have any questions let me know.

    March 23, 2014

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