Pipestone National Monument

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The average climate is 43.8º Pipestone gets 27.6 inches of rain a year. Pipestone has overall good weather.

More about Pipestone

Pipestone facts

Pipestone is named after a red stone that American Indians extracted. Pipes were made out of pipestone and were used for trading and agreements.

Association with Native Americans

The Native Americans made pipes(seen above) out of pipestone. Only the Native Americans can remove the pipestone because of a law that was made were only the people who first populated the area could extract the stone.