Applications for NPAF’s February 2023 residency at Chaco Culture National Historical Park are being accepted through November 15, 2022.
The cultural World Heritage Sites of the United States are simply world-class.
Laying in the middle of the Navajo Nation, reachable only by a dirt road, Chaco Culture National Historical Park is serene, remote, and captivating.
One thousand years ago, the Chacoans thrived in a scorching-hot desert. Their remarkably intact buildings reveal a lot about their culture – but now these structures are endangered.
Ancient astronomers of the Colorado Plateau and how they aligned their buildings; Daniel Peterson; Deseret News
Many of the structures built by Ancestral Puebloans at Chaco Canyon, in New Mexico’s Four Corners region, are astronomically aligned…
Pueblo Alto Trail provides look into the past with panoramic views of Chaco Canyon complex; Glen Rosales; Albuquerque Journal
Pueblo Alto Trail provides look into the past with panoramic views of Chaco Canyon complex…
Source: The mystery of Chaco Canyon
New Mexico is known as the “land of enchantment.”
Read more from source: An Introduction to Chaco Canyon
The trade and cultural hub that was Chaco Canyon might not have been a good place to grow crops.