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Rock Eagle Mound

350 Rock Eagle Rd.
Eatonton, GA 31024

Measuring eight feet high at the breast and consisting entirely of milky quartz rocks, the Rock Eagle Effigy was made to resemble a prone bird. Archeologists believe it was constructed by Native Americans belonging to the Middle Woodland Period for religous or ceremonial purposes. Explore the mound along a walking track that surrounds it or from above in the viewing tower.