chaco culture national historic park Trails

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Chaco Culture National Historical Park Trails :: Farmington, NM

You’ll find North America’s most impressive pre-columbian ruins north of Mexico in Chaco Canyon on the Navajo Reservation in northwestern New Mexico. This broad canyon would otherwise go unnoticed in this vast, seemingly empty land of many canyons.

Chaco Culture National Historical Park: Gallo Campground :: Nageezi, NM

How would you like to camp within a few steps of ancient Anasazi cliff dwellings? If so, Chaco Culture National Historical Park is the place.

Chaco Culture National Historical Park: U.S. Highway 550 to Chaco Culture NHP :: Aztec, NM

A 30-mile paved and dirt road to the ruins of one of the largest centers of Anasazi civilization in the United States. A thousand years ago, Chaco Canyon was the political and economic center for a large area of northwestern New Mexico. The residents

Pueblo Alto Trail: Chaco Culture National Historical Park :: Bloomfield, NM

This 5.6-mile lollipop hike is a moderate stroll from the Chaco Canyon floor to the canyon rim. The hike along the Pueblo Alto Trail will take hikers to several scenic overlooks of Chaco Canyon as well as views of a unique set of stairs that have bee

Peñasco Blanco Trail: Chaco Culture National Historical Park :: Bloomfield, NM

This day hike through the New Mexico desert is a great little getaway. The 7.6-mile out-and-back hike in Chaco Canyon includes petroglyphs, pictographs, Chacoan ruins, and possibly some elk sightings. An early-morning or late-evening hike would be

Pueblo Alto Trail: Chaco Culture National Historical Park :: Bloomfield, NM

This 5.6-mile lollipop hike is a moderate stroll from the Chaco Canyon floor to the canyon rim. The hike along the Pueblo Alto Trail will take hikers to several scenic overlooks of Chaco Canyon as well as views of a unique set of stairs that have bee

Penasco Blanco Trail: Chaco Culture National Historical Park :: Bloomfield, NM

This day hike through the New Mexico desert is a great little getaway. The 7.6-mile out-and-back hike in Chaco Canyon includes petroglyphs, pictographs, Chacoan ruins, and possibly some elk sightings. An early-morning or late-evening hike would be id

Hungo Pavi Trail :: Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM

Hungo Pavi Trail is a hiking trail in San Juan County, New Mexico. It is within Chaco Culture National Historical Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 6,162 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 70

Casa Rinconada Trail :: Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM

Casa Rinconada Trail is a hiking trail in San Juan County, New Mexico. It is within Chaco Culture National Historical Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 6,135 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of

Ruins Trail :: Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM

Ruins Trail is a hiking trail in San Juan County, New Mexico. It is within Chaco Culture National Historical Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 6,138 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 11 feet.

Chetro Ketl Trail :: Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM

Chetro Ketl Trail is a hiking trail in San Juan County, New Mexico. It is within Chaco Culture National Historical Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 6,137 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 20

Pueblo Bonito Trail :: Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM

Pueblo Bonito Trail is a hiking trail in San Juan County, New Mexico. It is within Chaco Culture National Historical Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 6,130 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of

Pictographs Trail :: Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM

Pictographs Trail is a hiking trail in San Juan County, New Mexico. It is within Chaco Culture National Historical Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 6,140 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 24

Penasco Blanco Trail :: Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM

Penasco Blanco Trail is a hiking trail in San Juan County, New Mexico. It is within Chaco Culture National Historical Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 6,274 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of

Former Nm57 (abandoned) :: Chaco Culture National Historical Park, NM

Former Nm57 (abandoned) is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in San Juan County, New Mexico. It is within Chaco Culture National Historical Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 6,117 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.6 miles with a t

Pueblo Alto :: Bloomfield, NM

A day hike to several impressive ancestral pueblo (Anasazi) ruins in Chaco Culture National Historical Park.

Peñasco Blanco :: Bloomfield, NM

A day hike to a major Chacoan great house in Chaco Culture National Historical Park, passing other great houses, petroglyphs, and pictographs on the way.

Galisteo Basin Preserve: Cowboy Shack :: Lamy, NM

Progressive planning in residential development led to the creation of a public trail system with unspoiled viewsheds just minutes south of Santa Fe. In choosing just one among the many attractive options, the unanimous decision favored the trail tha

Cuba Area Campgrounds :: Cuba, NM

The town of Cuba is the gateway to much of New Mexico’s Indian culture to the west and the lush national forests to the east. The town itself is small but serves as the commercial center for the eastern edge of the Navajo Nation. The name “Cuba” mean