State Historic Preservation Office

Oȟéyawahe/Pilot Knob

Name of Property: Oȟéyawahe/Pilot Knob
City or Vicinity: Mendota Heights
County: Dakota County
State: MN
Name of Photographer: Bruce White
Date of Photographs: November, 2003 through March, 2016

Documentation (PDF)

View of Pilot Knob hill from Hwy 5, across Picnic Island at Fort Snelling State Park.

View from Round Tower at Fort Snelling looking across Mendota Bridge to Pilot Knob hill.

View from summit of Oyawahe/Pilot Knob looking northeast towards St. Paul.

View from inside Acacia Park Cemetery looking northwest across Mendota Bridge to downtown Minneapolis.

View in Acacia Park Cemetery of Office and Chapel, and of Pilot Knob memorial plaque on boulder.

View from Pilot Knob of Fort Snelling and downtown Minneapolis.


View Hwy 5 x Shepard Road, looking across Pike Island to Pilot Knob hill.