Using GPS to find your way to Hovenweep is not recommended. Since Hovenweep has 6 different units with numerous paved and dirt roads intesecting each other, GPS will send visitors to unknown locations other than to the park. Using a map is recommended.
Frequently Asked Questions
Below are answers to many common—and some not so common—questions asked by our visitors. If you feel we've left one out, please let us know!
Can I reserve a campsite?
What facilities does the campground have?
What time does the campground fill?
What’s the maximum RV length in the campground?
Are pets allowed in Hovenweep?
Can I drive to the ruins?
What facilities or services does Hovenweep offer?
Can I get information mailed to me?
Where can I get extra brochures?
Where can I buy an item I saw in your visitor center?
Does Hovenweep close at night?
How do I get an entrance fee waiver?
What is the weather?
Will my cell phone work at Hovenweep?
Can I volunteer at Hovenweep?
How do I get a job at Hovenweep?
Can I get married at Hovenweep?
What's the difference between a park and a monument?
Can I film a movie in Hovenweep?
Did You Know?
Lizards, including the colorful collared lizard, are one of the most frequently seen animals at Hovenweep. When not chasing flies or basking in the sun, they are often seen doing what appears to be push-ups. Scientists believe this and other behaviors signal dominance and facilitate courtship.