• Roaring Creek viewshed in North Carolina looking east at about 4,600 feet elevation.

    Overmountain Victory

    National Historic Trail NC,SC,TN,VA

History & Culture

Click below to download the Silver Anniversary Report documenting the effort of thoursands of volunteers across five states to to create the Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail.

Silver Anniversary Report (pdf, 5.7 MB)

Did You Know?

OVNHT in Elkin, NC

About 2,000 patriots eventually joined up along the trail to create the militia army. On the last day they were culled down to 900 of the best armed and mounted men, so as to catch the loyalist force before they were reinforced or reached Charlotte and the main British army.