• A quiet summer walk through the Marching Bear Group of effigy mounds

    Effigy Mounds

    National Monument Iowa


Effigy Mounds Map from Park brochure

Effigy Mounds National Monument map showing main unit. Map does not include Sny Magill and Heritage Addition units.

Effigy Mounds National Monument - main unit map pdf file.
Regional map showing cultural range of the Effigy Mound People.

Regional Map Showing Cultural Range of the Effigy Mound People.


Regional Map pdf

Did You Know?

Ellison Orr Map of Marching Bear Group - Effigy Mounds N.M. Collections

Ellison Orr was 92 years old when Effigy Mounds National Monument was dedicated. The Monument owes much to his accurate maps, and careful cataloguing of hundreds of sites and artifacts. Orr died in 1951, leaving most of his personal collection of manuscripts, artifacts, and samples to the monument.