Closures for Week of May 13 - 19
The Loop Road and Trailhead Parking Lot will be closed to pedestrian, horse, bicycle, and vehicle traffic for fog seal application from Wednesday, May 15 - Sunday, May 19, 2013. The interpretive Battlefield Trail will still be open to pedestrian traffic.
Things To Know Before You Come
Park regulations exist for your safety and for the protections of natural and cultural resources. Please obey all park rules and regulations.
Pets are only permissible on paved trails and roads and must be on a leash, not to exceed 6 feet, at all times.
Guide dogs for the visually and hearing impaired, etc., are allowed in the Visitor Center.
Mobility impaired Each of the major sites in the park is wheelchair accessible, and a wheelchair is available at the Visitor Center. Handicapped parking spaces are located immediately in front of the Visitor Center, picnic area, Scruggs House, and each of the battlefield overlooks. Restrooms are handicapped accessible.
Hearing impaired The audio-visual program, "Cowpens: A Battle Remembered," is has an assistive listening device available. The fiber-optic map program has an assistive listening device available and has an LED text.
Visually impaired The park brochure is available in Braille.
Other The park brochure is available in German, Spanish, and Japanese. Restrooms are equipped with changing tables and toddler safety seats.
LODGING AND FOOD
There is no camping or other lodging in the park. There are several motels within a 15 mile radius.
Did You Know?
Baltimore, Maryland is built on land once owned by Lieutenant Colonel John Eager Howard, Continental commander at the Battle of Cowpens.