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Chimney Rock National Monument

3179 State HWY 151, Pagosa Springs, CO 81121
+1 970-883-5359
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Nice stop

We didn't do the tour because it was $12 per person and they don't accept National Park passes (we... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Emily L
Albuquerque, New Mexico
via mobile
You can't climb to this rock😩

Save your time and gas on this one. First you cannot hike to the chimney rock and the view from the... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Larry W
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The most remote of the pueblo ruins in the Four Corners area
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  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
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3179 State HWY 151, Pagosa Springs, CO 81121
+1 970-883-5359
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We didn't do the tour because it was $12 per person and they don't accept National Park passes (we were on a budget so couldn't swing it). But the folks at the little gift shop were so nice and friendly! Plus we got a free...More

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Save your time and gas on this one. First you cannot hike to the chimney rock and the view from the highway is the best. The entrance to the park is get you to look as some ancient Indian ruins. If that's your thing ok....More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were lucky enough to be able to go on an early tour and moonrise tour at the monument. Gloria was our guide on the first half and was very informative. It was an incredible experience to listen to native flute music as the sun...More

1  Thank Karen C
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We decided to visit this area after being in Pagosa Springs Colorado. We took a guided tour in the morning and then went back in the evening for the Full Moon Program. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the area as well as a great...More

Thank Colleen1956
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Altitude 7,620 at Chimney Rock National Monument. Beautiful place! Part of the National Forest and can only go up to the top with a guided tour. You are walking on the same stones/path that have been in use for thousands of years. I'm certainly overweight...More

Thank GalaxyMN
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The federal government staff is more than happy to take your $12 per person to see what should be free. We pay taxes. So we turned our back on this rip-off and spent our money at the Escape Room in Pagosa Springs and had a...More

Thank David E
Danyelle L, General Manager at Chimney Rock National Monument, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Hello, I wanted to take a moment to give you some background on Chimney Rock. The government does not make anything at Chimney Rock National Monument. Chimney Rock Interpretive Association is a non-profit organization that works in partnership with the forest service to run the...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Relying on the legacies of books from the old west, a visit to this monument is a special occasion for all the family.

Thank Lou C
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We went here on a Thursday morning and it wasn't crowded. There are several tours available but most include a scramble up a rustic mountain trail and keeping up with a group. So we opted for the audio tour. So glad we did we got...More

Thank Whateveryousaydear03
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

If you are in Colorado and near Durango, you have to do this hike especially if you are into Indian culture. First half of the hike was relatively easy. Second half of the hike was strenuous but the end result was worth the hike up....More

1  Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a wonderful geological place to visit and take pictures. We oped to drive in with motorcycles but were disappointed that the long drive up was very loose gravel. We decided to turn around in the parking lot and head back to the highway....More

Thank Wallace J B
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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.
31 March 2015|
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Response from Danyelle L | Property representative |
The monument is surrounded by Southern Ute tribal land.