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Native American Landmarks A state-by-state (and Canada too!) tour of monuments events sites and festivals of Indigenous American history From ancient rock drawings historic sites and modern museums to eco- and cultural tourism sports events and powwows the Native American Landmarks and Festivals: A Travelers Guide to Indigenous United States and Canada provides a fascinating tour of the rich heritage of Indigenous people across the continent. Whether its the annual All Indian Rodeo in Las Vegas Nevada a dog-sledding trek in Arctic Bay Nunavut or a rough ride to the ancient Kaunolu Village Site on Lanai Hawaii there is lots more to experience in the Indigenous world right around the corner including … The Montezuma Castle National Monument Trail of Tears National Historic Trail The Red Earth Festival in Oklahoma City The Autry Museum of the American West The Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center The Thunderbird Powwow The First Nations Film and Video Festival in various cities and states The Angel Mounds State Memorial The Harvest Moon American Indian Festival The Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument Canadas National Aboriginal Veterans Monument And hundreds more! Native American Landmarks and Festivals guides the traveler to 729 landmarks sites festivals and events in all 50 states and Canada. Travelers not only read about the history and traditions for each site but maps photos illustrations addresses and websites are also included to help further exploration. This book lets the reader choose from a vast array of authentic adventures such as dog sledding camping in a tipi hunting and fishing expeditions researching the history with the people who made the history making crafts herbal walks building and sailing in canoes hiking along ancient routes exploring rock art and preparing and eating Native foods. Organized by region Indigenous enterprises are included in state and federal parks including federal and international heritage sites public and private museums and non-Native events that include Indigenous voice. This convenient reference also has a helpful bibliography and an extensive index adding to its usefulness. Whether traveling by car plane or armchair Native American Landmarks and Festivals: A Travelers Guide to Indigenous United States and Canada will bring hours of enjoyable discovery. Native American Landmarks and Festivals – by