• Architectural details from the Holly Site

    Hovenweep

    National Monument CO,UT

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  • GPS Users

    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.

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Today's Classrooms

The past is present at Hovenweep, where centuries-old masonry walls show you the life-ways and skills of ancient desert people.

Plan a field trip for your students to visit the monument, or download lesson plans used by our outdoor education experts.

Student learning to use a fire bow