Once home to over 2,500 people, Hovenweep includes six prehistoric villages built between A.D. 1200 and 1300. Explore a variety of structures, including multistory towers perched on canyon rims and balanced on boulders. The construction and attention to detail will leave you marveling at the skill and motivation of the builders. Read More
Masonry that has stood for centuries
Plan Your Visit
Read more about things to do and places to go at Hovenweep.
An Outdoor Classroom
Canyon Country Outdoor Education leads local school groups on field trips throughout the area.
Art in the Parks
Our Artist in the Parks program connects local artists to the inspiring landscapes of national parks and monuments in southeast Utah.
Last updated: August 8, 2017