• America's First

    Devils Tower

    National Monument Wyoming

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    There is a climbing closure in effect on the SW butress of the Tower. Ask for details at the Climbing Office.

Stories

The dramatic and alluring character of the Tower evokes a powerful sense of wonder, attracting people for centuries. From the earliest native peoples to local ranchers, the Tower has always been a gathering place, a place of community, a place of refuge. Many share their stories about the Tower from generation to generation.

Did You Know?

News Clips of George Hopkins stranded on Devils Tower

As a publicity stunt, George Hopkins parachuted onto Devils Tower on October 1, 1941. He was stranded for six days before he could be rescued.