Our tentsite at Spook Cave Campground -- pretty but near train tracks... we had four trains go by in the middle of the night
Hiking into Effigy Mounds National Monument
Dave coming up the trail
View of the Mississippi River from Eagle Overlook
Don\'t know what they are but there were lots of them
Another view from the overlook (photo by Dave)
(photo by Dave)
View of the Mississippi through the trees
One of the Effigy Mounds or burial sites built by Native Americans
View of the Mississippi from Fire Point Overlook
This is Great Bear Effigy Mound -- supposed to look like a bear.
They helpfully traced around Little Bear Mound so you could see the bear shape.
Here is the head and front leg of Little Bear... yeah we weren\'t impressed either, really. The artifacts in the museum were neat through.
Like the sign says...
Me in the stands (photo by Dave)
View of the baseball field
The field (photo by Dave)
View of the house -- the corn isn\'t very high yet
Dave on second base
They have pickup baseball games here but you have to bring your own glove