Operating Hours & Seasons
During the winter months, parts of the trail may be closed due to weather conditions.
Valid entrance passes are required to tour the Visitor Center and/or the Circle Trail. Purchase or show a valid pass in the Visitor Center.
Did You Know?
Joseph Nicollet and John C. Frémont, famous 19th century explorers, visited Pipestone National Monument in 1838 and carved their initials into the Sioux Quartzite cliff. The inscription is still visible along the Circle Trail. More...