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    Chaco Culture

    National Historical Park New Mexico

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Spring Equinox

Photo of sunrise through window at Casa Rinconada

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News Release Date: March 4, 2010
Contact: G. B. Cornucopia, 505-786-7014 ext. 0
Contact: Russ Bodnar, 505-786-7014 ext. 240

 Friday March 19, 2010, join Ranger G. B. Cornucopia for special sunrise presentations at Casa Rinconada. Meet at Casa Rinconada great kiva at 7:00 am. The park gate on the Canyon Loop Drive opens at 6:15 am.

Did You Know?

Photo of Threatening Rock

The park considered a number of ideas for mitigating the damage that would be done if Threatening Rock fell. Proposed solutions included using dynamite to destroy it, anchoring it to the canyon wall with cables, or clearing out the rock debris behind it. It fell on January 22, 1941.