Ingomar Mounds Trail is a 1.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near New Albany, MS that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
The Ingomar Mounds Trail features a nature trail with interpretive signage showcasing the local flora and fauna. The site is a way station for the Monarch Butterfly and is also a geocaching site. The highlight of the trail is the large Indian mound located in the center of the property. The Ingomar Mounds are believed to have been built roughly 2,000 years ago by people who traveled hundreds of miles to trade with other societies. One of the mounds is about 30 feet high, making it among the largest Indian mounds in the Southeastern United States. The trailhead offers interpretive signage describing the history of the early native americans who inhabited the area when the mounds were built. The Property is owned by the Archaeological Conservancy and is managed jointly with the Union County Heritage Museum.