• 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?

Marching Bear Group

In the South Unit of Effigy Mounds National Monument, the Marching Bear Group of 10 bear mounds, three bird mounds and two linear mounds represent the best preserved group of effigy mounds present today from the Effigy Mound Culture.