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The McMahan Indian Mound

Forks of the River Parkway, Sevierville, TN
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Let Down

I'm from New Mexico and for the most part, these types of sites are considered extremely sacred and... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Roch H
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Nice free place to see

If you are out and about Sevierville and looking for something free to enjoy this site is... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Tennessee50plus
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Springfield, Tennessee
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19 Sep 2017
“Nice free place to see”
23 Sep 2017
“Let Down”
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Forks of the River Parkway, Sevierville, TN
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

I'm from New Mexico and for the most part, these types of sites are considered extremely sacred and protected. I was shocked when our Google maps stopped us between a Shoney's and Hotel. Took us a while to understand where it was and how to...More

Thank Roch H
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

If you are out and about Sevierville and looking for something free to enjoy this site is interesting history. There isn't a lot to see but it is interesting to read about the history of the site and the couple that donated it to the...More

Thank Tennessee50plus
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I love the green trail that leads to the Indian Mound. The trail is maintained year round and well lit at night.

Thank bemarshall2017
Reviewed 22 January 2017

A nice spot to remember the Native Americans who once ruled this land. The mound is not very big. So, if you are expecting a large mound like many areas have you will not find it here. Located in Sevierville on highway 441 (Forks of...More

2  Thank judy177
Reviewed 25 August 2016

It's easy to drive right by the Indian Mound and not even notice it. But if you're visiting the area, you may find this bit of history worth stopping for.

2  Thank Rich L
Reviewed 20 April 2015

If you have ever been to an actual indian mound, say like in Cahokia, IL then you will be VERY disappointed in this "mound". Not much there but a sign and a little bump maybe 5 feet high in the Shoney's parking lot. Nothing to...More

3  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 14 July 2009

The McMahan Indian Mound is located in Sevierville, TN on highway 441 (Forks of the River Parkway) next the Landmark INN and across the street from the Burger King. Between 1200 and 1500 AD Native American Indians were believed to have lived near the area...More

12  Thank daisyferret1
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