The tower was created by volcanic activity. This was a sacred place for the Indian Nation. Old legend has it that the land rose to protect a helpless girl from a bear attack. While there we would see Indian offerings scattered throughout the park.
Devil's Tower National Monument, Wyoming Nothing prepares you for the real thing: the chunk of granite rising out of Wyoming badlands is bigger than even the widest of wide-screen attractions. It's a sacred site to Crow and Cheyenne peoples.
Devils Tower National Monument America’s first national monument, Devils Tower, is a geologic feature that protrudes from Wyoming’s rolling prairie. David Lane captured an amazing panorama of the formation illuminated by the Milky Way.