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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.


Canyon Country Outdoor Education leads local school groups on field trips throughout the area.

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Explore Hovenweep

Start your visit at the Square Tower Group, the base camp for Hovenweep. From there, a short drive will take you to the other villages.

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Last updated: February 24, 2015

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