Snake Effigy, Skeleton Mountain, AL ~ Native American Site
This unusual site resembles a serpentine figure lying across a ridge in the Skeleton Mountains. In 1990, the archaeologist visiting the site noted it was constructed of quartzite and limestone, creating a 197- foot "walkway." The site also has several stone mounds and a horseshoe-shaped wall.
Links to learn more about the Snake Effigy
- Thousands of Ancient Stone Mounds Recently Discovered in Alabama - Newswire.com
- Preliminary investigations at the Skeleton Mountain site author, Harry O. Holstein
- Return to Alabama Mounds Homepage