Fees & Reservations
It is free to visit Cowpens National Battlefield.
Individual picnic tables are on a first come-first served basis and are free. There is a fee to reserve the picnic shelter.
Please note that we only accept picnic shelter reservations for the current calendar year, and reservations must be made in person. However, you may print and fill out the application and bring it with you. For more information, call (864) 461-2828.
Golden Age, Golden Eagle, Golden Access and Military Passes
Cowpens National Battlefield no longer carries the park passes. For information about how to obtain the new interagency passes, please go to DOI's U.S. Geological Survey at http://store.usgs.gov/pass or phone 1-888-275-8747 Option 1, or the government's federal lands recreation web portal at www.recreation.gov.
Did You Know?
The three-pounder Revolutionary War cannon was called a "Grasshopper" because it had a recoil of about 5 feet and looked somewhat like a grasshopper jumping when it was fired.