Day trip: Puye Cliff Dwellings National Historic Landmark

Gabriel Monte

Puye Cliff Dwellings National Historic Landmark

• Location: State Route 30 and Santa Clara Canyon Road

• What activities can you enjoy at this location: Tours of historic landmarks and ruins that feature the 1,500 Pueblo Indians who lived, farmed and hunted game there from the 900s to 1580 A.D.

• What ages is this place best suited for?: All ages

• Admission prices?

Harvey House tour: $7 for adults; $5 for seniors 55 years old and older and for children 14 years old and younger.

Cliff Side Tour: $20 for adults; $18 for seniors 55 years old and older and for children 14 years old and younger.

Mesa Top Tour: $20 for adults; $18 for seniors 55 years old and older and for children 14 years old and younger.

Puye Adventure Tour: $35 for adults; $33 for seniors 55 years old and older and for children 14 years old and younger.

• Hours of operation: April to September (summer season): Gates open at 8:30 a.m. Tours start at 9 a.m. and continue on the hour until 5 p.m. Gates close at 6 p.m.

• Information: http://www.puyecliffs.com/