Bear Lake Mounds Archeological District

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Bear Lake Mounds Archeological District
Bear Lake Mounds Archeological District is located in Florida
Bear Lake Mounds Archeological District
Bear Lake Mounds Archeological District is located in the United States
Bear Lake Mounds Archeological District
LocationMonroe County, Florida
Nearest cityFlamingo
Coordinates25°10′29″N 80°56′13″W / 25.17472°N 80.93694°W / 25.17472; -80.93694Coordinates: 25°10′29″N 80°56′13″W / 25.17472°N 80.93694°W / 25.17472; -80.93694
Area3,986 acres (16.13 km2)
MPSArcheological Resources of Everglades National Park MPS
NRHP reference #96001182[1]
Added to NRHPNovember 5, 1996

The Bear Lake Mounds Archeological District is a U.S. historic district (designated as such on November 5, 1996) located north of Flamingo, Florida, east of Bear Lake.

It suffered extensive damaged from Hurricane Wilma on October 24, 2005 and it, as well as the trail and surrounding boardwalk has been closed to the public since then.

The trail to Bear Lake was reopened in March 2008 to foot and bicycle traffic.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.

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