The Chieftains Trail encompasses six sites that
preserve Native American history in Northwest Georgia, home to both
Cherokee and Creek. There are many other places to explore Native American
history, culture and society in our home.
Rock Eagle - Putnam County
This unique Woodland Indian site, coupled with Rock Hawk 13 miles to
the east, comprise the only known examples of this type of effigy mound
for hundreds of miles.
Mississippians flourished in Georgia. Among the
sites that are open to tourists are: