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Trail of the Ancients National Scenic Byway: general information

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Trail of the Ancients National Scenic Byway

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Experience a glimpse of the Four Corners region, rich with native Navajo history and special geographic formations by visiting some world famous Parks such as Mesa Verde, Natural Bridges, Monument Valley and Four Corners. This tour also hilights some less known attractions that are as majestic such as Canyons of the Ancients, Valley of the Gods and Three Kiva Pueblo. Subtle shades of pink, red, gold, orange and purple accompany you on this enchanting trip.
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Experience a glimpse of the Four Corners region, rich with native Navajo history and special geographic formations by visiting some world famous Parks such as Mesa Verde, Natural Bridges, Monument Valley and Four Corners. This tour also hilights some less known attractions that are as majestic such as Canyons of the Ancients, Valley of the Gods and Three Kiva Pueblo. Subtle shades of pink, red, gold, orange and purple accompany you on this enchanting trip.
The Reference points below belong to the Utah section of the Byway.
For a full description of this driving tour see the Wikipedia or Trail of the Ancients website.
For information about the Montezuma Creek kayak and canoe put in to Sand Island on the San Juan River, see the All About Rivers or Bureau of Landmanagement website. A permit is required year-round to float any section of the San Juan River between Montezuma Creek and Clay Hills!
We have mapped out the way for you in Top Trips - Trail of the Ancients - 1 week - USA.
This is the official Byway Map of the Utah section by America's Byways or by the Trail of the Ancients website.
Experience a glimpse of the Four Corners region, rich with native Navajo history and special geographic formations by visiting some world famous Parks such as Mesa Verde, Natural Bridges, Monument Valley and Four Corners. This tour also hilights some less known attractions that are as majestic such as Canyons of the Ancients, Valley of the Gods and Three Kiva Pueblo. Subtle shades of pink, red, gold, orange and purple accompany you on this enchanting trip.
The Reference points below belong to the...

Trail of the Ancients National Scenic Byway: nearby sleeping facilities

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23 preferred sleeping facilities (B&B's, inns, motels, etc.):

Blue Mountain Horsehead Inn
Inn at the Canyons
The View Hotel
Dolores Mountain Inn
Desert Rose Inn & Cabins
Far View Lodge
Goulding's Lodge
Trails End at Pack Creek Ranch
Sundance Bear Lodge
Flagstone Meadows Ranch B & B
Stone Lizard Lodging
The Monticello Inn
Roughlock RV Park & Cabins, Runnin' Iron Inn & The Rusty Lillie Lodge
San Juan Inn
Pack Creek Ranch
Super 8 Motel Blanding
Four Corners Inn
Gateway Inn
Grist Mill Inn
Rio Grande Southern Hotel
Mt Peale Resort Country Inn
Recapture Lodge
Hat Rock Inn

Trail of the Ancients National Scenic Byway: nearby destinations

56 Other parks or sites within 200km (125mi):

Fort BluffHistoric Site - Utah - 8km (6mi)
Sand Island PetroglyphsPoints of Interest - Utah - 9km (7mi)
GoosenecksState Park - Utah - 11km (8mi)
Butler Wash Indian RuinPoints of Interest - Utah - 19km (13mi)
Mule Canyon Indian RuinsPoints of Interest - Utah - 24km (16mi)
Valley of the GodsPoints of Interest - Utah - 25km (16mi)
Dinosaur MuseumPoints of Interest - Utah - 31km (20mi)
Cedar MesaPoints of Interest - Utah - 31km (20mi)
Moki DugwayPoints of Interest - Utah - 31km (20mi)
Edge of the CedarsState Park - Utah - 32km (21mi)
San Juan River BridgePoints of Interest - Utah - 32km (21mi)
Muley PointPoints of Interest - Utah - 37km (24mi)
Three Kiva PuebloPoints of Interest - Utah - 38km (25mi)
Natural BridgesNational Monument - Utah - 44km (28mi)
HovenweepNational Monument - Utah - 46km (30mi)
HovenweepNational Monument - Colorado - 46km (30mi)
Trail of the Ancients National Scenic BywayByways - Arizona - 61km (39mi)
Monument ValleyPark - Arizona - 61km (39mi)
Four Corners MonumentLandmark - Utah - 62km (40mi)
Gouldings Lodge and Historic Trading PostPoints of Interest - Utah - 65km (42mi)
Indian CreekState Park - Utah - 71km (45mi)
Canyons of the AncientsNational Monument - Colorado - 78km (50mi)
Hole In The RockNational Historic Trail - Utah - 80km (51mi)
Indian Creek Corridor Scenic BywayByways - Utah - 81km (51mi)
Trail of the Ancients National Scenic BywayByways - Colorado - 83km (53mi)
Yucca HouseNational Monument - Colorado - 89km (57mi)
Mesa VerdeNational Park - Colorado - 100km (63mi)
CanyonlandsNational Park - Utah - 110km (69mi)
NavajoNational Monument - Arizona - 112km (71mi)
Dead Horse Mesa Scenic BywayByways - Utah - 126km (79mi)
Dead Horse PointState Park - Utah - 127km (80mi)
Canyon De ChellyNational Monument - Arizona - 133km (84mi)
Hole-in-the-Rock Road Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 136km (86mi)
ArchesNational Park - Utah - 140km (89mi)
Mill Canyon Dinosaur TrailPoints of Interest - Utah - 143km (90mi)
Rainbow BridgeNational Monument - Utah - 148km (93mi)
Copper Ridge Dinosaur TrackwaysPoints of Interest - Utah - 149km (94mi)
Notom Road Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 149km (94mi)
Burr Trail Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 151km (95mi)
Aztec RuinsNational Monument - New Mexico - 153km (96mi)
San Juan Skyway National Forest Scenic BywayByways - Colorado - 156km (98mi)
Capitol ReefNational Park - Utah - 160km (101mi)
Glen CanyonNational Recreation Area - Arizona - 163km (102mi)
San JuanNational Forest - Colorado - 167km (105mi)
Lake PowellPark - Arizona - 169km (107mi)
Glen CanyonNational Recreation Area - Utah - 173km (109mi)
Capitol Reef Country Scenic BywayByways - Utah - 179km (113mi)
Grand Staircase EscalanteNational Monument - Utah - 182km (114mi)
Vermilion CliffsNational Monument - Arizona - 185km (116mi)
Scenic Byway 12Byways - Utah - 185km (117mi)
Box Death HollowWilderness - Utah - 185km (117mi)
Escalante Petrified ForestState Park - Utah - 185km (117mi)
Hell's Backbone Road Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 188km (118mi)
RidgwayState Park - Colorado - 189km (119mi)
Alpine Loop Back Country BywayByways - Colorado - 190km (120mi)
Posey Lake - Pine Creek Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 190km (120mi)

84 Other parks or sites between 200km (125mi) and 400km (250mi):

Cottonwood Canyon Road Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 203km (127mi)
Fort Uncompahgre Living History MuseumPoints of Interest - Colorado - 205km (129mi)
Ute Council TreeLandmark - Colorado - 205km (129mi)
Black Ridge CanyonsWilderness - Colorado - 206km (129mi)
Tuba City or Moenave Dinosaur Track SitePoints of Interest - Arizona - 206km (130mi)
ColoradoNational Monument - Colorado - 208km (131mi)
Museum of the WestPoints of Interest - Colorado - 211km (132mi)
Kodachrome BasinState Park - Utah - 212km (133mi)
McInnis CanyonsNational Conservation Area - Colorado - 213km (134mi)
Black Canyon Of The GunnisonNational Park - Colorado - 215km (135mi)
Little Book Cliffs Wild Horse RangeWild Horse Sanctuary - Colorado - 223km (140mi)
Fishlake Scenic BywayByways - Utah - 228km (143mi)
Bryce CanyonAirport - Utah - 229km (144mi)
Bryce Canyon Airport HangarPoints of Interest - Utah - 229km (144mi)
Bryce CanyonNational Park - Utah - 229km (144mi)
CurecantiNational Recreation Area - Colorado - 232km (146mi)
Dinosaur Diamond Prehistoric HighwayByways - Utah - 234km (147mi)
Grand MesaNational Forest - Colorado - 234km (147mi)
Dinosaur Diamond Prehistoric HighwayByways - Colorado - 235km (148mi)
Little Colorado RiverPark - Arizona - 237km (149mi)
East Fork Sevier River Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 238km (150mi)
DixieNational Forest - Utah - 239km (150mi)
Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur QuarryNational Natural Landmark - Utah - 255km (160mi)
WupatkiNational Monument - Arizona - 258km (162mi)
Grand CanyonNational Park - Arizona - 260km (163mi)
FishlakeNational Forest - Utah - 261km (164mi)
Canyon of Gold Driving TourByways - Utah - 266km (167mi)
Petrified ForestNational Park - Arizona - 269km (169mi)
College of Eastern Utah Prehistoric MuseumPoints of Interest - Utah - 271km (170mi)
CoconinoNational Forest - Arizona - 273km (171mi)
Ohio Creek Scenic DrivePoints of Interest - Colorado - 274km (172mi)
Beaver Canyon Scenic BywayByways - Utah - 274km (172mi)
El MorroNational Monument - New Mexico - 280km (176mi)
Sunset Crater VolcanoNational Monument - Arizona - 281km (176mi)
Western Mining and Railroad MuseumPoints of Interest - Utah - 281km (177mi)
Pipe SpringNational Monument - Arizona - 283km (178mi)
Crested ButteNational Historic District - Colorado - 285km (179mi)
Cedar BreaksNational Monument - Utah - 287km (180mi)
Red Stone Coke OvensPoints of Interest - Colorado - 289km (182mi)
West Elk Loop Scenic BywayByways - Colorado - 289km (182mi)
Historic Route 66Byways - Arizona - 291km (183mi)
Walnut CanyonNational Monument - Arizona - 297km (186mi)
Canyon PintadoNational Historic District - Colorado - 297km (186mi)
Indian Canyon Scenic BywayByways - Utah - 297km (187mi)
El MalpaisNational Monument - New Mexico - 300km (188mi)
Fantasy CanyonPoints of Interest - Utah - 301km (189mi)
ZionNational Park - Utah - 302km (189mi)
Hotel ColoradoNational Historic Landmark - Colorado - 315km (197mi)
White RiverNational Forest - Colorado - 321km (202mi)
Independence Ghost TownPoints of Interest - Colorado - 326km (204mi)
ParashantNational Monument - Arizona - 326km (205mi)
DinosaurNational Monument - Colorado - 326km (205mi)
Independence Pass Scenic BywayByways - Colorado - 327km (205mi)
Top of the Rockies National Scenic BywayByways - Colorado - 327km (205mi)
White River MuseumPoints of Interest - Colorado - 333km (209mi)
Tour of the Tilted Rocks scenic driveByways - Utah - 343km (215mi)
Frisco ghost townPoints of Interest - Utah - 344km (216mi)
DinosaurNational Monument - Utah - 344km (216mi)
BandelierNational Monument - New Mexico - 345km (216mi)
Utah Field House of Natural History MuseumState Park - Utah - 345km (217mi)
Eagle County Regional AirportAirport - Colorado - 346km (217mi)
Indian Petroglyphs - Dry Fork CanyonPoints of Interest - Utah - 354km (222mi)
St. George Municipal AirportAirport - Utah - 354km (222mi)
Moonshine archPoints of Interest - Utah - 356km (223mi)
PetroglyphNational Monument - New Mexico - 357km (224mi)
TuzigootNational Monument - Arizona - 360km (226mi)
Flat Tops Scenic BywayByways - Colorado - 361km (226mi)
Red FleetState Park - Utah - 361km (226mi)
Great Sand DunesNational Preserve - Colorado - 363km (227mi)
Great Sand DunesNational Park - Colorado - 363km (227mi)
Jones Hole Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 363km (227mi)
Montezuma CastleNational Monument - Arizona - 365km (229mi)
AshleyNational Forest - Utah - 369km (231mi)
Albuquerque International SunportAirport - New Mexico - 370km (232mi)
Red Cloud Loop Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 370km (232mi)
Flaming Gorge-Uintas National Scenic BywayByways - Utah - 380km (238mi)
Yampa-Egeria MuseumPoints of Interest - Colorado - 389km (244mi)
Timpanogos CaveNational Monument - Utah - 389km (244mi)
Browns ParkNational Wildlife Refuge - Colorado - 394km (247mi)
Sheep Creek and Spirit Lake Scenic BackwayByways - Utah - 395km (248mi)
Beaver DamState Park - Nevada - 395km (248mi)
Browns Park and John Jarvie RanchPark - Utah - 396km (249mi)
Tracks and Trails MuseumPoints of Interest - Colorado - 398km (249mi)
Flaming GorgeNational Recreation Area - Utah - 398km (250mi)