There’s A Hike In Arizona That Leads You Straight To An Abandoned Village

One of the greatest things about living in Arizona is that history and nature often converge. You can hike through the high desert to an abandoned Puebloan village, learning about the ancient peoples who once inhabited it with every step. Check it out:

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For more information, check out the park’s official website.

Have you ever hiked to Wupatki National Monument? Are there any other abandoned villages in Arizona accessible via hike? Let us know your favorites!

Here are a few of our favorite trails that lead to ancient ruins: These 12 Trails In Arizona Will Lead You To Extraordinary Ancient Ruins.