Bandelier National Monument: Hike To These Awesome Ruins On The Main Loop Trail (+ The Alcove Ruin!)

Way back in March on our trip out to Utah for the summer, we traveled through New Mexico. You may remember having seen a post a couple of months ago about the Falls Trail in Bandelier National Monument, well this one is all about the main draw to the park: the ruins on the main…

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Aliens, Robots, And Intestines, Oh My! These Are Some Of The Best Petroglyphs In Moab

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. I finally have all of my Moab rock art posts up and can share this one, too!  These are some of the best petroglyphs in Moab because of the subject and accessibility.  All…

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Sego Canyon Rock Art: Out Of This World Pictographs Just An Hour From Moab

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. If you've been here a while you'll know it's not shocking that I had no idea what the Sego Canyon Pictographs were basically until we were going.  I had heard of Sego Canyon…

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Intestine Man Pictograph Site + Bonus Petroglyphs Near Canyonlands National Park

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. One of the last rock art stops on our little Moab trip was the Intestine Man, one I was very excited about for a long time.  I didn't realize how easy it was…

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Moab Golf Course Petroglyphs: See The Moab Man Petroglyph And Tons Of Other Rock Art

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. A last-minute addition to my Moab rock art bucket list was the Moab Man petroglyph at the Golf Course Rock Art Site.  I think I actually had the Moab Man on but Utah…

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Bartlett Pictographs: Out Of This World Rock Art In Moab, Utah

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. As you know, the theme of my last trip to Moab was rock art and the Bartlett Rock Art was one I was very excited about.  These pictographs are Barrier Style, a style…

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Moonflower Petroglyphs + Birthing Rock Petroglyphs: Must-See Rock Art In Moab, Utah

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. At the end of this season, we spent a few days in Moab with my parents and the theme of this trip was rock art.  While the Moonflower Canyon and Birthing Rock Petroglyphs…

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Easy Access Rock Art: Upper Sand Island Petroglyphs In Bluff, Utah

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. This year when my parents came to visit, we kind of kept up the theme of visiting ruins and rock art.  Last year we saw Butler Wash and House on Fire, this year…

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Visit Edge of the Cedars State Park in Blanding, Utah On Your Four Corners Road Trip

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. Edge of the Cedars State Park is kind of like the Anasazi State Park Museum in Boulder, but bigger.  I remember every time we drove past the sign for it I just thought well,…

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Anasazi State Park Museum: A Trip Back In Time In Boulder, Utah

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. After driving past the Anasazi State Park Museum in Boulder, Utah probably 5+ times a summer, last year I finally decided it was time to visit.  I had recently read Finders Keepers and…

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Hike To House On Fire Ruins In Mule Canyon

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. House on Fire is probably the most unique ruin site in Utah which should land it at the top of your Utah bucket list and road trip itinerary.  I had no idea it…

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Explore Ancient Ruins At Hovenweep National Monument

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. Hovenweep National Monument is a small monument on the Colorado/Utah border, not too far from Cortez (Colorado) and Bluff (Utah,) but not particularly close to anything else other than the Canyon of the…

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Witch Zapping Reindeer, Or The 100 Hands Pictograph in Escalante

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. How I went two years without knowing about this hike and these petroglyphs is beyond me.  The 100 Hands Pictograph Hike in Escalante is a great, short option if you're just passing through…

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Underwhelmed At Mesa Verde National Park

There are affiliate links in here.  I get a small commission if you purchase through them at no extra cost to you. That title is just the start of a glowing review, right?  Ehh, not really.  But, I keep things real here and that means I'm here to tell you I didn't love Mesa Verde.…