Access by Shuttle Bus Only
Through October 27, 2014 all access to the most visited part of the park, Frijoles Canyon, will be via a mandatory shuttle bus from the nearby community of White Rock from 9 AM - 3 PM daily. Private cars may drive in before 9 AM or after 3 PM. More »
Continuing Traditions With Clay
Over time, pottery changed as lifestyles changed. As the Ancestral Pueblo people began to settle into communities, pottery became a practical tool. It was used for cooking, serving, storing, and carrying.
photo by sally king
Pots of Many Uses
Did You Know?
Pinon nuts are rich in vitamins, flavor, and calories (3,000 per pound). Although produced in abundance only every 7 to 10 years, these nuts were a valuable native food source for the Ancestral Pueblo people. More...