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Future Trips

The focus of our adventures into the field is to introduce you to places where soldiers from Northern West Virginia and Southeast Ohio served in Revolutionary and Civil War campaigns. 

All proceeds are used to fund our historical markers projects.

Check our where we are going, register online for future trips and see where we've been.   

Fall 2021 South Carolina and Revolutionary City Field Trip

November 3-6 2021

Destinations: Historic Camden, Kershaw-Cornwallis Mansion, Battle of Camden, HL Hunley, Boone Hall, Sullivan's Island, Fort Moultrie, Fort Sumter, Cowpens National Battlefield, Salisbury Historic National Cemetery, and more. 

You may register online using Paypal or download, print and submit your registration by mail with your check using the links below.

More details about our trip are also below.

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Independence Hall
Firing Demo
James Mitchell Varnum
Britton & Magnusen
Hut
Cyclorama
Alonzo Cushing
 

Fall 2021 South Carolina and Revolutionary City Field Trip

Trip Details

Complete details and a full itinerary for th​e Fall field trip are still being discussed and finalized. The official dates for this trip are Wednesday November 3 through Saturday November 6, 2021 and I rough draft of the itinerary is listed below. 

Itinerary As Of Now

Day 1: Travel from Marietta/Parkersburg to Camden SC
-Southern Campaign of the American Revolution, Camden SC
-Historic Camden
-Kershaw-Cornwallis Mansion Tour
-Battle of Hobkirk's Knob
-Battle of Camden
-Sherman's March Through the Carolinas

Day 2:  Travel from Camden to Charleston SC
-HL Hunley Exhibit and Tour
-Boone Hall Plantation and Gullah Luncheon
-Breach Inlet and Sullivan's Island
-Fort Moultrie

Day 3: Travel from Charleston to Spartanburg SC

-Free morning to explore Charleston's historic district or guided walking tour, or narrated carriage tour

-Charleston Harbor Tour and Fort Sumter

Day 4: Travel from Spartanburg SC to Marietta/Parkersburg

-Cowpens National Battlefield, Gaffney SC

-Salisbury Historic National Cemetery, Salisbury SC

Past Trips

November 3 - 4, 2012                     Fall 2012 Antietam National Battlefield - Harpers Ferry Field Trip - Trip Review

 

March 21 - 23, 2014                       Spring 2014 Richmond Field Trip - Trip Review

 

September 26 - 28, 2014                 Fall 2014 Gettysburg Field Trip - Trip Review

 

April 17 - 19, 2015                         Spring 2015 Petersburg-Appomattox Field Trip

 

September 29 - October 2, 2016       Fall 2016 Chattanooga Field Trip

 

October 12 - 15, 2017                     Fall 2017 Northern Virginia, Washington DC, and Maryland Field Trip

 

October 18 - 21, 2018                     Fall 2018 Origins of Freedom Field Trip - Trip Review

 

October 17 - 20, 2019                     Fall 2019 New Birth of Freedom Field Trip