Devils Tower


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Devils Tower

A monolith in northeast Wyoming rising 386 m (1,267 ft) above the Belle Fourche River.
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Why keep the Devils Tower name for Wyoming's famous monolith if it came from an erroneous translation that insults many tribes?
She's flown night flights, solo flights, and all over the country; including flying over Mount Rushmore, Yellowstone National Park, the Mississippi River, and Devils Tower.
Student painting: Devils Tower, located in Crook County.
Dampman has more than 200,000 acres of private hunting ground at his disposal--some of which features a unique and picturesque hero shot opportunity with Devils Tower National Monument in the background.
The scenes of Indiana power company lineman Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss) falling apart, stricken and obsessed by inchoate visions of Wyoming's Devils Tower National Monument, while his family wonders what the hell is wrong with him ...
These tactics are of questionable legality and could threaten the legitimacy of all monuments dating back to Devils Tower in Wyoming, which was created by Theodore Roosevelt in 1906.
Being a student of religions, and having lived briefly on two Native American reservations in Montana, I very much enjoyed Dorothy FireCloud's article ("Sacred Lands," Summer 2016) about developments at Devils Tower National Monument.
Standing at Sheep Mountain Fire Lookout, you may think, Is that the Bighorn National Forest and Devils Tower National Monument in the distance?
The 1,267ft Devils Tower in Wyoming plays an alluring role in which 1977 sci-fi film?
The farmer from North Wales has compiled a 'bucket list' of adven tures to complete after scaling the 5,114ft Devils Tower in America.
With the increasing popularity of climbing Devils Tower in Wyoming, there has been an ongoing controversy surrounding this place that is sacred to Lakota people.