Letchworth Love Mounds Archaeological State Park - Florida

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Park Overview

Visitors to this archaeological site will see Florida\'s tallest Native American ceremonial mound-46 feet-built between 1100 and 1800 years ago. The people who built the mound are believed to have been members of the Weeden Island Culture, a group of Native Americans who lived in North Florida between 200 and 800 A.D. The park offers picnicking, birding, and hiking. A nature trail winds around the perimeter of the ceremonial mound. The picnic area and platform viewing area for the mound are wheelchair-accessible.

Getting Here

Letchworth-Love Mounds Archaeological State Park is located in Jefferson County, approximately six miles west of Monticello. From Monticello go west on U.S. 90. Turn left onto Sunray Road South and proceed half a mile to the park entrance. From Tallahassee take U.S. 90 east for approximately 15 miles past I-10, then turn right onto Sunray Road South and proceed half a mile to the park entrance.

Park Address

4500 Sunray Road, South, Tallahassee, Florida 32309

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