Canyon of the Ancients - querencia
Just a short walk up a hill behind the museum is the Escalante Pueblo.It was originally built by the Anasazi people in 1129 C.E., at a time when Chaco Canyon was in decline. Abandoned nine years later, it was briefly reoccupied in 1150. The final occupation happened around 1200 C.E. This image is the kiva.

Just a short walk up a hill behind the museum is the Escalante Pueblo.It was originally built by the Anasazi people in 1129 C.E., at a time when Chaco Canyon was in decline. Abandoned nine years later, it was briefly reoccupied in 1150. The final occupation happened around 1200 C.E. This image is the kiva.

Canyon of the AncientsFour Corners Area