Aztec Ruins National Monument Tour

Aztec Ruins National Monument Tour

What: Walking tour of an 11th-13th century puebloan ruin with the Southwest’s only reconstructed Great Kiva.

Total Trip Time:  (leaving parking lot to returning):  2.5 hours (45 min round trip travel)

Meeting Times:  Friday, October 1 @ 1:00 pm  

Where to Meet:  Aztec Ruins National Monument Visitor Center

Tour Leader: Aztec Ruins Ranger will meet and great participants and provide an introduction to the ruins. After which individuals will take a self-guided tour.

Actual Tour Times:  1:00 PM and 1:30 PM

What to Bring: Jacket (weather dependent), snacks and drinks.

Group Limit: 10 per trip

Age Limit:  None

Difficulty Level: Easy walk

Special Directions, Safety Restrictions: None.

Tour Description:  Watch a 15 minute film about Aztec Ruins National Monument, then enjoy a tour through the museum and the 1/2 mile long trail through the Aztec West great house.  Optionally this tour can also be a self-guided tour and could occur during any time the NPS is open.