The Massive Earthworks In West Virginia That Still Baffle Archaeologists To This Day

Bens Run, West Virginia is a small community perched right along the Ohio River in Tyler County. But what many people don’t realize is that this small, quiet community hides a big, historic secret: ancient earthworks.

Had you ever heard the rumors of this massive system of earthworks, perhaps the biggest in the United States, that used to be found right here in West Virginia? Obviously, there’s nothing left to visit of these ancient walls, but here’s the info about the modern Bens Run Dam ruins if you want to check those out next time you are in the area.

Address: Bens Run, WV 26146, USA