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Land of the Ancients - Chaco Canyon



Chaco Canyon Overview Map

Chaco Canyon is one of the largest and best preserved Paleo sites in North America, located in northern New Mexico.

Today an UNESCO World Heritage Center and a National Historical Park, the Chaco Canyon civilization has seen its best of times between 850 and 1250 AD, being home to a large number of people, but also a major trade hub. Grand ceremonial sites can be found throughout the canyon and they speak about the inhabitants and their life.

Pueblo Bonito is the largest ruin to be found in Chaco Canyon, being studied and restored to a great extent during the 1920&