California Indians wove beautiful baskets out of reeds or tule and other plants. Reeds and tule grow especially well in wet areas. Some baskets were woven so tightly they could even hold water!

Print this page and give these baskets lots of color!  Can you find the two baskets that are exactly alike?

California Indian Basket coloring page

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Want to know more about . . .

California Indians?

For more information about
California Indians in state parks, visit:

Antelope Valley Indian Museum
Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park
Anderson Marsh State Historic Park
State Indian Museum State Historic Park