Overmountain Victory National Historic TrailOvermountain Victory National Historic Trail<p>​The Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail is 330 miles in length and includes portions of Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina.  The Trail commemorates the significance of the Patriot Militia that marched over the Appalachian Mountains to defeat the British-led Loyalist Army at the Battle of Kings Mountain on October 8, 1780.</p><p>In Burke County, the trail stretches from Morganton north to Lenoir, west to Lake James, and south to South Mountains State Park.</p>

 

 

 

 

OVNHT_Lake James to Morgantonhttp://www.burkenc.org/assets/Published Documents/Departments/Community Development/Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail/OVNHT_Lake James to Morganton.pdfOVNHT_Lake James to Morganton
OVNHT_Lenoir to Morgantonhttp://www.burkenc.org/assets/Published Documents/Departments/Community Development/Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail/OVNHT_Lenoir to Morganton.pdfOVNHT_Lenoir to Morganton