Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park

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Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park



Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park
HC 64, Box 189
Hillsboro, WEST VIRGINIA 24946
POCAHONTAS County

Contact phone: 304-653-4254
Web site: http://www.droopmountainbattlefield.com
Latitude: 38.1348652392626
Longitude: -80.2135547250509

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A peaceful park with a panoramic view now marks the spot where one of West Virginia’s largest and last important battles was fought on November 6, 1863. The decisive victory of Union forces under General William W. Averell over the Confederate army under General John Echols ended serious efforts by the Confederacy to control West Virginia.


This facility is included in "A Guide to Accessible Recreation in West Virginia."
Please check the Guide or the site for information on accessibility. Please note - a self-reporting survey was used to compile the information in this Guide; every attempt was made to verify the accuracy of the information but West Virginia Division of Tourism is not responsible for errors or inaccuracies.