Canyon de Chelly

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Can·yon de Chel·ly

 (kăn′yən də shā′)
A canyon in northeast Arizona containing the ruins of spectacular Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings built between ad 350 and 1300.
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Canyon de Chelly National Monument (CACH), the Chuska Mountains (Chuskas), and the intervening landscape (Fig.
Enhanced by the inclusion of more than 130 spectacular photographs by Larry Lindahl showcasing remarkable archeological locations ranging from Mesa Verde National Park, Canyon de Chelly National Monument, and Navajo National Monument, to Chaco Culture National Historic Park, Cedar Mesa National Monument, and many more, "The Ancient Southwest: A Guide to Archaeological Sites" is an ideal itinerary planning resource and would prove a welcome addition to community and academic American Archaeology reference collections.
This photograph is of a place called White House Ruins in Canyon de Chelly National Monument in Arizona.
Trails of Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Navajo Nation, Arizona.
More strenuous are the Sierra Club's backpack trips through the meandering sandstone canyons and ancient Pueblo Indian cliff dwellings of Canyon del Muerto in Arizona's Canyon de Chelly National Monument.
In the early 1930s, when Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado, Canyon de Chelly National Monument in Arizona and similar protected sites were first established, Native Americans received little economic benefit from tourism.