Lowry Ruins National Historic Landmark


Visit a 1,000-year-old ancestral Puebloan (Anasazi) ruin, which includes a 40-room village. The Lowry Pueblo site was first excavated in 1931 and became a National Historic Landmark in 1967. It is one of the most significant BLM archaeological sites in the Four Corners region, where Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, and Arizona meet.


From Cortez, travel about 18 miles north on U.S. Highway 666 to the "Pleasant View and Lowry" sign. Turn west and follow the signs.





Canyons of the Ancients National Monument/ Anasazi Heritage Center 27501 Highway 184 Dolores, CO 81323


Interpretive Programs Picnicking


BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
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