Fridays at the Front: “When They Come, Aim Low”: The Battle of Hupp’s Hill and Civil War Strasburg
October 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Car caravan tour of Strasburg’s Civil War sites, including Hupp’s Hill. Sitting near the northern end of Massanutten Mountain and overlooked by Signal Knob, Strasburg was a strategic location throughout the Civil War, with both Confederate and Union armies marching through and occupying the town numerous times. This car caravan tour will visit sites related to Stonewall Jackson’s Great Train Raid of 1861, Bank’s Fort, Jackson’s 1862 Valley Campaign, and the 1864 Battles of Fisher’s Hill, Cedar Creek, and – especially – Hupp’s Hill.
The tour is free, but pre-registration is required. To register, or for information on other Fridays at the Front tours, click here.