• Overlooking Chetro Ketl

    Chaco Culture

    National Historical Park New Mexico

Places To Go

Photo of Great Kiva at Pueblo Bonito

Great Kiva at Pueblo Bonito

Dave Six

Self-Guided Tours along the Canyon Loop Drive

Most of the park and cultural sites are self-guided year-round. Six major sites are located along the 9-mile long Canyon Loop Drive. These sites include: Una Vida, Hungo Pavi, Pueblo Bonito, Chetro Ketl, Pueblo del Arroyo, and Casa Rinconada. You may purchase self-guided trail brochures at the Visitor Center bookstore.

Did You Know?

Photo of CCC era Navajo stonemason

In 1937, a Civilian Conservation Corps group began work at Chaco. An all-Navajo crew of stonemasons repaired many of the excavated Chacoan buildings. Preservation measures continue to this day, and several members of the NPS preservation crew are second and third generation stonemasons. More...