Devil's Lake - The Mounds


Bear Mound

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The Bear mound is an effigy mound located in the North Shore picnic area of Devil's Lake State Park.

Bird Mound

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The Bird Mound is an Indian effigy mound is located on the South Shore of Devils Lake. The location of the mound is near the site of the former Kirkland Hotel. The 150 foot mound may represent a birdman or the thunderbird that is said to have fought the water spirit of Indian legend.