Hovenweep National Monument

McElmo Route
Cortez, CO 81321

970-562-4282

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 Hovenweep protects a collection of unique prehistoric archeological sites. The inhabitants of Hovenweep were part of the large farming culture which occupied the Four Corners region of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona from about 500 B.C. until nearly A.D. 1300.  Located along the border between Utah and Colorado, the monument is noted for its solitude and undeveloped, natural character.

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