Beneath vermilion cliffs, American Indians, Mormon ranchers, plants, animals, and many others have depended on the life-giving water found at the desert oasis at Pipe Spring. Learn about settler and Kaibab Paiute life by exploring the museum, historic fort and cabins, garden, and Ridge Trail. Visit with rangers and ranch animals, and attend living history demonstrations and talks.
Conflict and Compromise on the Arizona Strip
A Struggle for Water in the High Desert
Redrock cliffs were once an oasis for American Indians and European settlers. Learn more about the people who call Pipe Spring home.
Special Events and Hikes at Pipe Spring
Visiting the national parks of the southwest? Join a guided hike at Pipe Spring to learn the history behind the scenery.
Nature and Science on the Arizona Strip
Diverse plants and animals live at Pipe Spring. Discover more about desert ecosystems and current research.
Give Back: Volunteer Opportunities
Ever wanted to work on a ranch in the wild west? Find out more about volunteer opportunities.
You Didn't Learn about This in School
Interested in becoming a Pipe Spring Junior Ranger? Discover the history of Kaibab Paiute and western settlers.
Last updated: June 5, 2018