Indian Mounds of Northeast Louisiana Trail Guide
Indians built mounds in Louisiana for about 5,500 years. The mounds had many different shapes, sizes, and functions. The earliest sites had mounds with rounded tops. Later sites sometimes had flat-topped mounds with temples and chiefs' houses on them. To learn more, order Indian Mounds of Northeast Louisiana: A Driving Trail Guide, a color brochure free from the Louisiana Division of Archaeology. Download a PDF version of the guide.