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TitleRuins at Hovenweep National Monument, Utah
DescriptionHovenweep National Monument protects five prehistoric, Puebloan-era villages spread over a twenty-mile expanse of mesa tops and canyons along the Utah-Colorado border. The multi-story towers are perched on canyon rims and balanced on boulders of Mesa Verde Group sandstones (Cretaceous).
LocationUSA ▹ Colorado. Near Cortez.
PhotographerDexter Perkins. 1999.
Key wordsHovenweep, Utah
Tech details212 KB. Vista. Canon EOS Rebel, 55mm, Kodak Elite Chrome 100 ASA.
GeoDIL number1752