CORDAGE – Rope and Net Making of the Southern Paiute

  • Pipe Spring National Monument, 14 miles west of Fredonia, AZ, on Hwy 389.
Presented By: Pipe Spring National Monument

NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCE TALKS AND DEMONSTRATIONS
Location: Pipe Spring National Monument, 14 miles west of Fredonia, AZ, on Hwy 389.
Cost: Regular entrance fees apply: $10.00/adult 16 and over. Free with the following National Park Service Passes: Interagency Annual, Senior, Access, Military, or 4th grade passes.

Description: Pipe Spring National Monument continues its series of natural and cultural resource talks and demonstrations, focusing on the history of the Kaibab Band of Southern Paiutes and Mormon settlers in the unique environment of the Arizona Strip.

CORDAGE – Rope and Net making of the Southern Paiute
Wednesday, May 15th, 9 AM – 11 AM Arizona Time
(10 AM – 12 PM Utah Time)

Making rope and nets was a basic skill that all native peoples utilized. Learn from a ranger and try your hand at using yucca fiber and other natural plant sources to create cordage.

For additional information about this event:

Event Contact Name: Tara Wilson

Event Contact Phone: (928) 643-7105 ext. 230

Event Contact Email: Tara_Wilson@nps.gov

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