Hovenweep National Monument is land of beauty and culture. A sweeping desert horizon dotted with the remains of ancestral Puebloan villages. The towers are a true testament to the skill and dedication of the stone masons who built them.
Mule Canyon is a cluster of Anasazi ruins located in Bears Ears National Monument. The well preserved Anasazi ruins are over 700 years old. Butler Wash Ruin is a cliff dwelling that was built and occupied by as Anasazi, in about 1200 AD.
Enjoy scenic backcountry areas in, and around, Bears Ears National Monument, This trip is a filled with scenery similar to that of nearby Monument Valley. Valley of the Gods offers isolated buttes, towering pinnacles and wide open spaces.
Three majestic natural bridges invite you to ponder the power of water in a landscape usually defined by its absence. View them from an overlook, or hit the trails and experience their grandeur from below. Declared a National Monument in 1908.
View the largest collection of Ancestral Puebloan (Anasazi) pottery on display in the Four Corners Region. Visit the village inhabited by the ancestors of contemporary Puebloan peoples from AD 825 to 1225, and climb down a ladder to enter the 1,000-year-old kiva.