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Chimney Rock National Monument

3179 State HWY 151, Pagosa Springs, CO 81121
+1 970-883-5359
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Amazing History

We enjoyed our two and half hour experience at Chimney Rock. The entire experience is outside with... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alan L
A great tour of the Ancestral Puebloans kiva and ceremonial, sacred site

We booked a walking, guided tour of this national monument close to Pagosa Springs. For years... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dianne W
Sugar Land, Texas
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The most remote of the pueblo ruins in the Four Corners area
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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3179 State HWY 151, Pagosa Springs, CO 81121
+1 970-883-5359
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoyed our two and half hour experience at Chimney Rock. The entire experience is outside with little shade. The upper tour is not for those who have difficulty walking. However, there is plenty for they to enjoy on the loweer tour.

1  Thank Alan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a walking, guided tour of this national monument close to Pagosa Springs. For years, we've passed it up and never stopped. It was time to visit this historical place. The guide was very knowledgeable during our morning 2 hour tour. You register at...More

1  Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This out of the way Forest Service run National Monument houses wonderful ruins of pit houses and kivas from the Chaco culture of ancient puebloans. Very interesting. Be sure to pay the $12 and take the 2 hour ranger led tour. It is the only...More

1  Thank jennifer s
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an interesting ancient puebloans archaeological site, just 15 miles west of Pagosa Springs. You have to check in at the small building at the base, then can take a shuttle or drive to the top. You can take a tour on a walkway...More

Thank RockiesToSun
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ernie, our tour guide, took us through the site, explaining the history and significance of the site. His explanation of how, why, and where were clear and non technical. All questions were answered professionally and courteously. The site itself is breathtaking and awe inspiring. You...More

Thank bmog
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you travel to the southwest area of Colorado, you must put a visit to Chimney Rock on your itinerary! We were fortunate enough to attend a full moon program (actually a red moon) when we had friends visiting from the east coast, and the...More

Thank Joan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me begin by thanking the park service for giving opportunities to students to do college internships! We had a great tour guide from St. Cloud, MN. She was wonderful. She didn't have all the answers but her desire to learn was evident. Our group...More

1  Thank mayberryks3011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was very interesting and informative, along with an uphill hike that was truly breathtaking, especially at the altitude.

Thank Donn D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you're into mother nature and land formations--like me--you will enjoy this stop. it's a great place to explore and learn about unique geographic features. this is a place for children of all ages!

Thank Sara R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by here on the way to the 4 corners area in Colorado. It is easy to find not far off Hwy 160 on hwy 151. The only drawback is you first drive a easy flat gravel road about a mile to a very...More

Thank Mary J
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5 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.
1 April 2015|
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Response from Danyelle L | Property representative |
The monument is surrounded by Southern Ute tribal land.