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Colorado's Lowry Pueblo: Explore Ancient Anasazi Ruins Pleasant View Colorado United States

Lowry Pueblo

Lowry Pueblo

Visitors stretch a tape measure across the Great Kiva in the Lowry Pueblo, which is more than 160 feet in diameter.

Lowry Pueblo: Outer Kiva east of main site

Lowry Pueblo, an Ancestral Puebloan archaeological site located in Canyons of the Ancients National Monument near Pleasant View, Colorado.

A doorway in the Lowry Pueblo.

Walk along the left side of the pueblo towards the rear, a step down leads to a small doorway...duck! Wind your way through to the "painted kiva" area; ...

Lowry Pueblo ruins, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument near Cortez, Colorado. -

Lowry Pueblo (Pleasant View)

Dolores County, Colorado. Hovenweep National Monument

... a kiva that was famous for the designs painted inside, though these have faded now. It is possible to enter the kiva through the low door and view ...

View of Lowry Pueblo from the Great Kiva.

Wandering around Lowry Pueblo is an easy hour; bring a picnic and enjoy the serenity. Better yet, make a visit to Painted Hand Pueblo, it's on the way to ...

I noticed the site on the opposite side of the canyon first. It appears to be a large rubble pile that is overgrown with sage brush.

Lowry Pueblo, Pleasant View, United States

It is thought that the ruin was constructed beginning around 1060 and was occupied for about 165 years.

Wandering around Lowry Pueblo is an easy hour; bring a picnic and enjoy the serenity. Better yet, make a visit to Painted Hand Pueblo, it's on the way to ...

It describes how the Great Sage Plain in southwest Colorado and southeast Utah was the most densely settled region of the Ancestral Pueblo world.

A short path leads down the hillside to the great kiva. Imagine large logs standing as pillars with more logs forming a roof. The walls would have been ...

Lowry Pueblo Ruins. Lowry Pueblo Ruin is nine miles west of Pleasant View, in southwest Colorado ...

The Lowry Pueblo ruins, located near Pleasant View.

Lowry Pueblo: West off Hwy 491.

... taller and fuller; but the ruins have remained the same. Lowry Pueblo is definitely a sight to see; and all around are the different mountain. ranges.

... taller and fuller; but the ruins have remained the same. Lowry Pueblo is definitely a sight to see; and all around are the different mountain. ranges.

It's been awhile since I've posted anything, but there is a reason. I'll get to that below. Once again, this is a “catch-up piece” from this year's trip ...

Not much has changed since we were here two years ago; the trees and shrubbery might be a bit taller and fuller; but the ruins have remained the same. Lowry ...

Ken explores some of the passages at the ruin of Lowry Pueblo. © Laurel Kallenbach

Wandering around Lowry Pueblo is an easy hour; bring a picnic and enjoy the serenity. Better yet, make a visit to Painted Hand Pueblo, it's on the way to ...

Lowry Pueblo, Anasazi ruins at Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, Colorado, USA

View of Lowry Pueblo from the Great Kiva.

Wandering around Lowry Pueblo is an easy hour; bring a picnic and enjoy the serenity. Better yet, make a visit to Painted Hand Pueblo, it's on the way to ...

... Lowry Pueblo, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, Colorado. The Great Kiva

View of Lowry Pueblo from the Great Kiva.

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There isn't a trail to follow and I used a compass to guide my direction. The forest is open enough to hike through, with only the fallen Pinon Pines to ...

Walk along the left side of the pueblo towards the rear, a step down leads to a small doorway...duck! Wind your way through to the "painted kiva" area; ...

Gallery. Kiva ruins. Kiva ruins. Lowry Pueblo

Lowry Pueblo, Pleasant View, United States

Lowry Pueblo ruins, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, Colorado USA - Stock Image

Lowry Pueblo

Hint, you'll see a sign directing you to a picnic area; this also leads to the Great Kiva, but don't go there directly if you're not stopping to eat first.

The road to the ruins is MC RD CC (Montezuma County Road CC) in Pleasant View; once you turn onto the road you'll see a cell tower to your right.

You will drive to the town of Pleasant View, CO where there is a sign for Hovenweep National Monument and the Lowry Pueblo, turn left onto County Road CC ...

The road to the ruins is MC RD CC (Montezuma County Road CC) in Pleasant View; once you turn onto the road you'll see a cell tower to your right.

The modest Monument headquarters is located at Square Tower Group between Pleasant View, Colorado and Hatch Trading Post, Utah.

Lowry Pueblo

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Patricia Flint, right, a volunteer with the Bureau of Land Management, leads a tour inside Lowry Pueblo during the 50th anniversary of its designation as a ...

Lowry Pueblo

Lowry Indian Ruins, CO (near Hovenweep - I think the name is different now

The trails leading around the pueblo, to the great kiva, and the restrooms and picnic area are made of hard packed fine gravel ...

After leaving Lowry, I continued onward to the town of Pleasant View, Colorado. then turned northwest onto route 491, which passes through the village of ...

Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, Pleasant View, Colorado

Parts of the pueblo once stood 3 stories high. The walls that are currently exposed are the upper most levels of the buildings. The lower levels have been ...

Underneath the rocky overhang of Painted Hand Pueblo is the faint, painted outline of a

HATCH TRADING POST, San Juan County, Utah

Airports nearby (1)

The walls that are currently exposed are the upper most levels of the buildings. The lower levels have been filled with dirt, both inside and out, ...

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Lowry Pueblo

Lowry Pueblo, Pleasant View, United States

Lowry Pueblo, Pleasant View, United States

Lowry Pueblo ruins, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, Colorado USA - Stock Image

Tyson Hughes demonstrates flint knapping, the technique ancestral Puebloans used to create stone arrowheads, at the Anasazi Heritage Center during Lowry's ...

Painted Hand Pueblo, Great Pueblo period: AD 1100 to 1300

Lowry Pueblo, Pleasant View, United States

The Escalante Pueblo overlooks the area called the Big Bend of the Dolores River. The Dolores flows south from its headwaters near Lizard Head Pass and ...

Lowry Pueblo, Pleasant View, United States

Lowry Pueblo

A Day of Experiences in Canyon of the Ancients - Lowry Pueblo

County Road CC is cleared west of Pleasant View, Colorado but the driveway into the parking area and the trail to the ruins is not cleared of winter snows.

Lowry Pueblo ruins, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument near Cortez, Colorado. -

Lowry Pueblo, Pleasant View, United States

It describes how the Great Sage Plain in southwest Colorado and southeast Utah was the ...

Lowry Pueblo is generally rectangular with doorways on the east side facing a plaza area that extends down to the Great Kiva. I noticed on the south side ...

Lowry Pueblo Museum Display

As I neared the end of the 20-odd mile route between Hovenweep and Lowry Pueblo, I began to wonder where these ruins must lie as the farms seemed to be ...

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A protective roof structure has been erected over Lowry Pueblo, as you can see from the photos. I assume they wouldn't go to that expense unless there were ...

The interpretive information at Ancestral Pueblo sites doesn't say anything about how the residents here would deal with heavy snows.

Lowry Pueblo ruins, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument near Cortez, Colorado. -

Within the main settlement structure, there is a kiva which one can view by entering the ruins through a low door opening. As the structure is roofed, ...

Lowry Pueblo

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Lowry Pueblo ruins, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument near Cortez, Colorado. -

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Lowry Pueblo 360

This opening that is barely visible looks like a good place for a snake to hangout but the grass around the opening doesn't appear to have been much ...

Lowry Ruins

The Lowry Pueblo is a National Historic Landmark. The site consists of a pueblo with 40 rooms, 8 kivas and 1 great kiva. Besides a nice brochure there are ...

Lowry Pueblo Adventure!!! Exploring Pueblo Ruins!!!

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