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Effigy Mounds National Monument, Harpers Ferry

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Monument Historic Site
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  • This is a great place to stop and hike their well maintained trails. Really great views and well worth the hike. Even uphill! The Visitors Center has a great museum with local artifacts and many inter...  more »
  • The visitor center was good and has public restrooms. The hike up the trail initially is somewhat strenuous but definitely doable. There were families with young children who did it without a problem....  more »
  • We had a beautiful, snowy, hike here. Gorgeous scenery, amazing history, and a very nice visitor center.  more »
  • Beautiful hikes! Dogs can be on-leash. Small museum. Friendly staff. Big parking lot. Free.
  • The mounds themselves are only about 1-2 meters tall but it is nonetheless impressive to stand next to the effigies and the views of the Mississippi are some of the best
  • A great place for a hike. The mounds themselves are not that visually impressive, but the overall impact is.
  • Very cool leared about why and when tjey were made
  • Beautiful and well maintained. Be sure to check out the boardwalk on the river.