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Chimney Rock National Monument

3179 State HWY 151, Pagosa Springs, CO 81121
+1 970-883-5359
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Chimney Rock is only about 15 miles West of Pagosa Springs, Colorado. You can easily spend 3-4... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
jamesclay12016
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Lakeway, Texas
Chimney Rock National Monument - an interesting sidetrip

While in Durango, Colorado waiting to take the Durango-Silverton Railroad trip...I had some spare... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
lanceo53
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The most remote of the pueblo ruins in the Four Corners area
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“guided tour” (53 reviews)
“mesa verde” (21 reviews)
“chaco canyon” (16 reviews)
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3179 State HWY 151, Pagosa Springs, CO 81121
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+1 970-883-5359
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"mesa verde"
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"chaco canyon"
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"great house"
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"full moon"
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"self guided"
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"great kiva"
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"pit houses"
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"second half"
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"volunteer staff"
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"chaco culture"
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"parks pass"
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"native american ruins"
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"pueblo indians"
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"early tour"
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"ancestral puebloans"
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Chimney Rock is only about 15 miles West of Pagosa Springs, Colorado. You can easily spend 3-4 hours visiting the park. The park is staffed by volunteers who wonderful hosts who lead you through the park while having a running dialog of points of interest....More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

While in Durango, Colorado waiting to take the Durango-Silverton Railroad trip...I had some spare time, so decided to drive about 30 minutes east of town to visit the Chimney Rock National Monument. It's interesting...guided tours are available that take you along a trail leading closer...More

Thank lanceo53
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

I always enjoy a visit there. The walks are enjoyable.. The tours and talks are informative. I particularly enjoy the full moon talk and music.

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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Driving down the road we saw signs for this, so off we went. We drove down to the entrance, went in and got tour tickets. Up the road we went, we took the upper tour first and finished with the lower tour. The tours were...More

Thank Brian R
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Chimney Rock is like a mini-Machu Picchu, except it's a lot easier to get to and costs less to tour, but the views are incredible! You will see the remains of ruins built at the highest elevation of all of the Pueblo Indian ruins. You...More

Thank Love2ChaCha
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Driving out of Pagosa Springs, we stopped our VW bus to see Chimney Rock. It is a spectacular rock formation, visible from 160. We will definitely book a tour the next time we are in the area and recommend others to be sure to see...More

Thank TheLillsdotcom
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Took a friend to the full moon program and was delighted by the music of Charles Martinez playing the flute while waiting for the moon to rise. As clouds moved in the chance to see the moon come up diminished but the event really kept...More

Thank trophy_wife56
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

My wife and I visited Chimney Rock National Monument twice while in Colorado. The first time we went on a guided tour with an very knowledgeable guide who educated us to the early ancients who resided in the area, their housing, farming, and spiritual practices....More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We arrived at the Chimney Rock National Monument for a 9:30 am. tour. The weather was very mild and we had an excellent, volunteer tour guide that was extremely knowledgeable about this Native American site. The tour took about two hours and did involve some...More

Thank John C
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This is the most fascinating National Monument we have visited. The staff is apparently all volunteers. They are knowledgeable and informative as to the people who built this amazing pueblo in ancient times. Even if you're only driving between Pagosa Springs and Durango, make the...More

Thank ohzonejoe
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Joseph M
11 March 2018|
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Response from Brian R | Reviewed this property |
The lower section yes. The upper section no!
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Burrman3
4 July 2015|
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Response from Ralph B | Reviewed this property |
The Linq is a hotel in Vegas. You posted your question to the wrong attraction.
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pottslotts
31 March 2015|
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Response from Danyelle L | Property representative |
The monument is surrounded by Southern Ute tribal land.
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