Casamero Chacoan Outliers Recreation Management Area


Casamero Pueblo was occupied by the Chacoan Anasazi between A.D. 1000 and 1125. It is an excellent example of a Chacoan outlier (an outlying community connected to Chaco Canyon by prehistoric roads), displaying many of the same cultural and architectural traits found at Chaco Canyon. Casamero was a community building that served a number of nearby farmsteads. It was used for social and religious activities aimed at uniting individual families into a cohesive community. Casamero (along with Chaco Cultural National Historical Park and 6 other outliers) is included on the World Heritage List.


20 miles west of Grants via I-25 & NM 19





Rio Puerco Field Office 435 Montano, NE Albuquerque, NM 87107



BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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