Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Fodor's Weekly: Your expert travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration (coming soon)

Southwest Colorado Sights

Hovenweep National Monument

  • From Dolores, take Hwy. 184 west to U.S. 491, then head west onto County Rd. CC for 9 miles Map It
  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

Updated 10/01/2013

Fodor's Review

Straddling the Colorado–Utah border, this monument is known for distinctive square, oval, round, and D-shape towers that were engineering marvels when they were built around AD 1200. The buildings are spread throughout a series of ancient villages, once home to 2,500 people.

Sight Information

Phone:

970-562–4282

Website: www.nps.gov/hove

Updated 10/01/2013

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

Advertisement