Staunton River Bridge Battlefield State Park

1035 Fort Hill Trail, Randolph VA 23962 (main entrance, visitor center)

This state park helps preserve the story of the June 25, 1864, battle between Union cavalry raiders hoping to destroy the bridge and about 500 “old men and young boys” who defended the position. The main trail explores the Confederate earthwork defenses then crosses the Staunton River following the railroad right-of-way through the battlefield to Randolph.

Battlefield is open 8 am–dusk daily. Clover visitor center open April–October Monday–Saturday 9 am–4:30 pm and Sunday 1–4:30 pm. Free.