Effigy Mounds National Monument Iowa
Accessility The visitor center, museum, book sales outlet and auditorium are accessible to wheelchairs. In addition, a one-mile round trip boardwalk trail is wheelchair accessible. Although most Indian mound groups involve hiking along relatively long and steep trails, three burial mounds are accessible directly behind the visitor center. Yellow River Boardwalk Trail The Yellow River Bridge Trail (285 KB PDF) at Effigy Mounds National Monument, which is accessible to those with physical disabilities, allows visitors to explore the wetland environment. The walk over over recycled planks is approximately .5 of a mile long.