Pipestone National Monument, Pipestone

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  • August 8, 2017
    It is a very pretty area but not that interesting. I am glad we had a parks pass or I would not have been pleased.  more »
  • August 3, 2017
    The best part of this was a very well done film that told the story of this site. The commentary from actual Indian people who still work these quarries was great. They also have some natives actually...  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    This was a pleasant surprise! Great movie about the around and lots of displays to look at. Beautiful surroundings and great walking down into the quarry pit. Very spiritual!!  more »
  • June 2, 2017
    Good learning experience. Not a whole lot to see, but definitely worth the visit. We were only there for a few minutes right before they closed, so didn't get to see everything. Walked part of the trail, but didn't know we were supposed to pay admission, oops. $7 admission charge for adults seems reasonable.
  • July 1, 2017
    An out-of-the-way park and not very big, but extremely interesting. The history and spiritual importance of the site was unexpected and the whole family thought it was worth visiting.
  • July 1, 2017
    Pleasant trail, easy walk, natural grasses and lovely fall within this National Monument site. Museum, pipestone carving demonstration and knowledgeable rangers.
  • July 5, 2017
    Sacred space handled with reverence. Informative visitor's center and movie with a lovely loop to hike.
  • June 28, 2017
    Loved the history. Beautiful rock formations, and waterfall. Great place for pictures.

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