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Why Pipestone National Monument in Minnesota Is Worth a Visit

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Why Pipestone National Monument in Minnesota Is Worth a Visit

Discover hidden gems in Minnesota’s valley of the famous red stone, Pipestone National Monument, including sacred quarries and Winnewissa Falls. A spiritual resource to many American Indians, catlinite or “pipestone” has been harvested by Plains Indians in Pipestone, Minnesota, for centuries to make ceremonial pipes. Today, only people of ancestry...