• Artist George Catlin recorded the quarrying activity at the pipestone quarries in 1836

    Pipestone

    National Monument Minnesota

Lodging

There are no lodging or camping facilities within Pipestone National Monument, but lodging and camping are available nearby.

LODGING
Motels in Pipestone, Minnesota

  • Arrow Motel – Telephone 507-825-3331
  • Crossings Inn & Suites - Telephone 507-562-1100
  • Historic Calumet Inn – Telephone 507-825-5871
  • Super 8 Motel – Telephone 507-825-4217
 

CAMPING
There is no camping at Pipestone National Monument. Camping and RV camping are available at these nearby locations.

Pipestone RV Campground, across from the park's entrance. Telephone 507-825-2455

Split Rock Creek State Park, 6 miles south on Hwy 23 by Ihlen, MN. Telephone 507-348-7908

Blue Mound State Park, 23 miles south on Hwy 75 by Luverne, MN. Telephone 507-283-1307

Camden State Park, 35 miles northeast on Hwy 23 by Marshall, MN. Telephone 507-865-4530

 

Did You Know?

A quarry site with quartzite rubble pile

Archeological evidence indicates that the quarrying of pipestone has occurred for 3,000 years at Pipestone National Monument. The important traditions of pipestone quarrying and pipemaking continue today. More...