Tag Archives: National Monument

(Not) Montezuma’s Castle

I love ruins, so when I found myself in Flagstaff, Arizona with three hours to kill before I could pick up my Grand Canyon cohort at the tiny Flagstaff airport, I decided to make a mad dash south to Camp … Continue reading

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Trespassing in Canyon de Chelly

Canyon de Chelly is a sacred place. Carved into the sandstone bedrock of northeastern Arizona, the three spectacular canyons,┬áde Chelly, del Muerto, and Monument, lie at the center of the Navajo Nation and at the heart of many Native legends. … Continue reading

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Best Hikes on Earth: Tent Rocks

Back in July I wrote a post on my All-time Top 5 Favorite Hikes. This past weekend I got to revisit one of the best: Tent Rocks National Monument near Cochiti Pueblo. This hike, less than an hour south of … Continue reading

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