Augusta County Militia

The Augusta County Militia explores the life and times of early Appalachian pioneer Joseph Doddridge. Demonstrations of several crafts based on Doddridge’s writings, as well as conducting militia operations is part of the two day event. A militia muster, inspection, and the dispatching of scouts and spies will be discussed and demonstrated throughout the weekend.

For other activities and events at Prickett’s Fort State Park, visit or call 304-363-3030.

Visitors and students of Prickett’s Fort historical arts activities should consider reserving overnight accommodations at Tygart Lake State Park.

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Event Details

  • Start Date: October 5 - 6, 2019
  • End Date: October 6, 2019

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