Caution: Slippery Conditions
Due to the expected snow & ice, slick sidewalks and parking lots are likely to exist @ all three sites (Seip Earthworks, Hopewell Mound Group & Mound City). Crews will be working to mitigate any slippery surfaces. Please use caution when visiting. More »
Guided Canoe and Kayak Trips
Paddle with a Ranger on Paint Creek!
Tours for the 2013 season have concluded, but check back in the spring when we anticipate announcing more dates for summer 2014!
Each tour will being at Waters Edge Canoe Livery at 10:00am and ends at 3:30pm. Plan on a 5 hour day, 4 hours being on the water.
General Information Pertaining to All Trips Canoes and Kayaks
What to Bring on the Trip:
For canoe/kayak information:
Postponement or Cancellation of Tour
All trips are subject to cancellation at the Waters Edge Canoe Livery's and Hopewell Culture National Historical Park ranger's discretion, e.g. due to bad weather, or water level.
Please call the park at 740-774-1126 for more information!
Did You Know?
Camp Sherman, a World War I training camp, was located in part at Mound City Group. Most of the mounds were significantly impacted. During construction of the cantonment, a new barrack was erected every 20 minutes. More...