Eatonton, Georgia: Rock Eagle Effigy Mound

Large eagle shaped from stones arranged on the ground, visible from a stone tower overlook.

Address:
U. S. Highway 441, Eatonton, GA
Directions:
South of Madison, GA. From Atlanta:Take I-20 east to Exit 114 (U. S. Route 441/129). Turn right at the top of the ramp and continue south on Rt. 441 for 15 miles. Turn right into Rock Eagle.
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Rock Eagle is an old Indian mound made of rocks in the shape of an eagle. You have to climb a tower to look down on the eagle. A fence was built around the eagle many years ago because people were actually removing rocks from the mound. It's very impressive. Rock Eagle is also the home of a large 4-H center.

[Debi Gallagher, 08/02/2007]

March 2011: Photo added.

Rock Eagle Effigy Mound

120' by 102' Eagle made out of stones can be viewed from a stone tower overlook. More info: Environmental Education Program 350 Rock Eagle Road, Eatonton, GA, 31024

[Marcanne, 07/08/2006]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Uncle Remus MuseumUncle Remus Museum, Eatonton, GA - 7 mi.
The Iron HorseThe Iron Horse, Watkinsville, GA - 22 mi.
My Cousin Vinny CourthouseMy Cousin Vinny Courthouse, Monticello, GA - 19 mi.
In the region:
Stone Mountain: Confederate Mount Rushmore, Stone Mountain, GA - 51 mi.

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