No Access to Kin Bineola
There is currently no access the the Kin Bineola Great House due to road damage.
Prescribed fire scheduled for the week of March 17
Expect smoke in the canyon. The Penasco Blanco trail will be closed beyond the petroglyphs; there will be no access to the great house or the supernova pictograph. The Kin Klizhin area will also be closed during the burn.
10/05/2013Location: Chaco Observatory Time: 7:00 PM Fee Information: Free with paid park entrance fee
Chaco Culture National Historical Park and The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) will co-host a fall star party at the Chaco observatory next to the park's visitor center.
Beginning at 6:00 pm, visitors can visit the observatory area and get to know the astronomers and their telescopes. A presentation describing some of the archaeoastronomy studies in the ancient Chaco system will begin at 8:30 pm, followed by telescope viewing and constellation identification.
All programs and activities are free with paid $8 per vehicle park entrance fee. Come dressed for chilly weather. Bring a flashlight and a chair as outdoor seating is limited.