• Overlooking Chetro Ketl

    Chaco Culture

    National Historical Park New Mexico

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  • Kin Bineola and Kin Ya' a Great Houses CLOSED

    There is no public access.

  • Reservations required to attend equinox sunrise program

    To attend the equinox sunrise program on Monday, September 22 call the visitor center at 505-786-7014. Program will be limited to 100 participants.

Lodging

Camping is the only lodging available in the park itself.

Below are links to the accommodations listed by the Tourism Department or Chamber or Commerce in nearby cities.

From the north:

Bloomfield (61 miles, an hour and a half)

Aztec (69 miles, an hour and a half)

Farmington (74 miles, an hour and a half)

From the east:

Cuba (69 miles, an hour and a half)
Cuba Visitor Center phone number is 575-289-3808.

Albuquerque (151 miles via Highway 550, 3 hours)

Santa Fe (178 miles via Highway 550, 3 hours)

From the southwest:

Gallup (94 miles, 2 and a half hours)

From the southeast:

Grants (82 miles, 2 hours)

Acoma Pueblo (109 miles, 2 and a half hours)

Laguna Pueblo (130 miles, 3 hours)

Did You Know?

Photo of Navajo Stabilization crew working in Chaco Canyon

Beginning in 1937 the CCC funded an experimental Mobil Unit to work on ruins stabilization. The crew was mostly Navajo and even had one female member. They passed their knowledge to future generations, and many members of the preservation crew today are related to the original team. More...