• Overlooking Chetro Ketl

    Chaco Culture

    National Historical Park New Mexico

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  • Kin Bineola and Kin Ya' a Great Houses CLOSED

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Equinox Sunrise Program

Photo of Equinox sunrise through Casa Rinconada doorway
Equinox Sunrise

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News Release Date: December 16, 2009
Contact: G. B. Cornucopia, 505-786-7014
Contact: Russ Bodnar, 505-786-7014 ext. 240

Equinox Sunrise Program: Fri, March 19th, Sat, March 20th, & Sun, March 21st, 2010 at 7:00am

Join Ranger GB Cornucopia for special sunrise presentations at Casa Rinconada. Meet at Casa Rinconada great kiva at 7:00am.
Park gate on the Canyon Loop Drive opens at 6:15am.

Daily Tours of Pueblo Bonito at 10am & 2pm. Meet in the Pueblo Bonito parking lot.
Check at the Visitor Center for additional tours and times.

Did You Know?

Aerial photo of Chetro Ketl

While the rocks at Chaco Canyon are the same type of rocks as found at Mesa Verde National Park, there are no large alcoves at Chaco Canyon. A layer of clay in the sandstone at Mesa Verde causes alcoves to form and that layer is missing in Chaco Canyon. More...