Pinson Mounds State Park, Pinson

#49 of 102 in Wildlife in Tennessee
Pinson Mounds, one of two state archaeological parks, is a special park, set aside to protect the prehistoric remains found there. Managed by the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation's Division of State Parks, the Pinson Mounds grouping consists of at least 15 earthen mounds, a geometic enclosure, habitation areas and related earthworks in an area that incorporates almost 1,200 acres. Pinson Mounds is a national historic Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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  • We needed some place to walk the dog on our way through TN. Not far off the highway is this wonderful place. We did not have enough time to take the longer trails but went quite a ways. The...  more »
  • This place is so big you can spend several days here and probably still not see everything. The boardwalk to the river was beautiful. Climbing the tallest mound for eye-popping views was fantastic...  more »

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