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Address: Off Hwy 44, Washington, GA

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The Battle of Kettle Creek Celebration

This Revolutionary War event of Feb. 14, 1779 is celebrated around Feb 14. It is an annual event by the Georgia Sons of the American Revolution. This year the city celebrated... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 March 2016
Woodstock, Georgia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's difficult to rate it as we didn't make it in. DO NOT go when it's wet and rainy!!! Your best bet is probably to park by the first marker and walk in/ up to the hill. Sadly, due to being stuck, for several hours, in the mud on Settlement Rd, we never got to the actual battlefield. Choose a... More 

Thank teridGA
Stephens, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Last time we visited the site was run down and looked as though no one was taking care of it. There was scattered trash and to be a historic site I figured it would be taken care of.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

This battlefield represents a great part of Georgia history and the part that it played in the Revolutionary war. It is improving each year as grants are awarded for improvements. It is a great place for young people to experience and learn about the founding of our country and how the local area played a great part in it's development.

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Woodstock, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

This Revolutionary War event of Feb. 14, 1779 is celebrated around Feb 14. It is an annual event by the Georgia Sons of the American Revolution. This year the city celebrated Revolutionary Days from Feb. 12-14. It is celebrated in Washington by a color guard parade and a battle reenactment followed by a ceremony at the Kettle Creek State Park.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

We all know of the Revolutionary battlefields of Valley Forge, and Yorktown. But finding out that a critical revolutionary battlefield was in Georgia, was a surprise. Growing up and being educated in Georgia, I had no idea... If you enjoy history, American, Southern, or Georgia, you must visit! Granted it's not easy to find, and is not overrun with tourist.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

This first time visit was an adventure and give ones with a vivid imagination the feeling the armies are near and could come through the trees any time. It is a must for anyone who appreciates the history of colonial Georgia and America. There is a picnic table for persons staying a while for hiking the. That is my goal... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

KETTLE CREEK BATTLE: February 14,1779, Wilkes County, GA holds a unique place in America history. It was the battle that turned the tide of victories in the British Southern Campaign of the American Revolution, ultimately leading to Patriot victory at Yorktown! PROGRESS: Through the dedicated fund-raising and volunteer efforts of the Kettle Creek Battlefield Association, the century-old 14-acre park on... More 

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Jesup, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2015

It was interesting. A very long drive in the country. I guess it always is when you really don't know the area. Needs some TLC but still it was definitely worth seeing.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015

Climbing War Hill to reach Kettle Creek Battlefield feels like traveling back in time, through woods where American Patriot forces and Loyalists fought one of the most important battles of the Revolutionary War to be fought in Georgia. At the top of the hill is a small, pretty park, with two monuments and a small cemetery, where some of the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

So many Ga sites are associated with the Civil War, we sometimes forget there were several key Revolutionary War actions here too. While often think of this more towards Coastal Ga, this site is tucked away at the end of a dirt road. Definitely do a little reading on it before you go there as it will help to interpret... More 

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