Southwest Apache in Olden Times Illustration

Daily Life in Olden Times
for Kids

Southwest Apache

Why do Apache kids hunt for blue stones? What is a Wickiup? Who were the Devil Dancers? Learn how to play Apache toe and toss games. Read an Apache myths.

Welcome to the Southwest Apache Indians in Olden Times.

Quick History

Food and Clothing

Daily Life

Wickiups & Grass Houses


Devil Dancers

Apache Myth: Child of Water & Little Blue Rock, retold by Lin Donn, illustrated by Phillip Martin

Games and Myths

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