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Petroglyph National Monument, New Mexico

Petroglyph National Monument, New Mexico

summary : final general management plan/development concept plan/environmental impact statement.

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Published by United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service in cooperation with City of Albuquerque, State of New Mexico [and] Federal Aviation Administration in [United States] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Petroglyph National Monument (N.M.),
  • New Mexico,
  • Petroglyph National Monument.
    • Subjects:
    • Pueblo Indians -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.,
    • Environmental impact statements -- New Mexico -- Petroglyph National Monument.,
    • Historic sites -- Conservation and restoration -- New Mexico -- Petroglyph National Monument.,
    • Petroglyph National Monument (N.M.) -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.,
    • New Mexico -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSummary, final general management plan/development concept plan/environmental impact statement Petroglyph National Monument, New Mexico
      ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.P9 P46 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 42 p. :
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL744903M
      LC Control Number97137820

      Petroglyph National Monument was created in It is maintained by the National Parks and the city of Albuquerque, it’s one of the few national parks that is maintained by both the parks and a city. There are four sites that you can visit, Boca Negra Canyon, Rinconada Canyon, Piedras Marcadas Canyon and the Volcano trails. Interpretation. Many hypotheses explain the purpose of petroglyphs, depending on their location, age, and subject matter. Some may be astronomical markers, maps, and other forms of symbolic communication, including a form of lyph maps may show trails, symbols communicating time and distances traveled, as well as the local terrain in the form of rivers, .

      A collection of Petrogylphs and Pictographs of New Mexico's Petroglypgh National Monument. Newspaper Rock in Petroglyph National Momument - made years ago by the Ancient Puebloans Masked face with headdress - located in Petroglyph National Monument. On the fringes of New Mexico’s largest city, Petroglyph National Monument is a one-of-a-kind park which preserves one of the world’s highest concentrations of rock art. Set on the western edge of Albuquerque and within view of downtown, visitors can choose from four park entrances, each of which lead to unique vistas and cultural sites.

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Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque: Hours, Address, Petroglyph National Monument Reviews: /5 The staff in the Visitor Center explained each petroglyph trail to help make a decision on ranger station bring water easy hike short hike nice hike worth the effort native americans sandia mountains hiking trails new mexico rocks /5(K).

Petroglyph National Monument protects one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America, featuring Petroglyph National Monument and symbols carved onto volcanic rocks New Mexico book Native Americans and Spanish settlers to years ago.

These images are a valuable record of cultural expression and hold profound spiritual. Petroglyph National Monument by Susan Lamb The story of how the Puebloan people have occupied the Rio Grande Valley of New Mexico for over years and carved o images on the black volcanic rock of Albuquerque’s West Mesa,15p.

Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque: Hours, Address, Petroglyph National Monument Reviews: /5. there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected.

Please choose a different date. Visited here with friends before our group tour of New Mexico began. Petroglyph NM is aptly named for it includes /5(K). The most developed part of Petroglyph National Monument is Boca Negra Canyon at the north end of Unser Boulevard, where facilities include drinking water, restrooms and shaded picnic areas.

A loop road passes the trailheads for three short, paved walks to petroglyph sites, visiting about drawings - many fewer than Rinconada Canyon which has.

This is a very thin, very slim, fifteen-page book about Petroglyph National Monument which is just outside of Albuquerque, New Mexico. The book contains several nice photos of various Anasazi and even Spanish petrogylphs, of the rolling hills of the West Mesa, and of the craggy rocks around the area's long-extinct by: 1.

Tips for Visiting Petroglyph National Monument. Petroglyph National Monument is a day-use park. No camping areas and the visitor’s center and trail parking lots close at 5 PM.

Stop at the Visitor’s Center first to get maps and trail guides. The rangers were all great with answering questions. The Petroglyph National Monument is one such wonder, dedicated to preserving ancient drawings created by the region’s first inhabitants. Rockhounds and hiking enthusiasts alike will enjoy exploring the park's long-extinct volcanoes and basalt boulders.

When visiting the monument, your first stop should be Las Imagines Visitor Center. Albuquerque Tourism; Albuquerque Hotels; Albuquerque Bed and Breakfast; Albuquerque Vacation Packages; Flights to Albuquerque; Albuquerque Restaurants; Things to /5(K).

Neighborhood 3 miles north of I at Unser and Western Trail Hours Visitor Center and Boca Negra area daily 8am-5pm Phone / Fax / Prices Admission $1 per vehicle in summer, $2 off-season Credit Cards DISC, 1/3(1).

Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque: See 1, reviews, articles, and 1, photos of Petroglyph National Monument, ranked No on Tripadvisor among attractions in /5(K). Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque: Hours, Address, Petroglyph National Monument Reviews: /5. there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected.

station bring water easy hike short hike parking fee nice hike worth the effort native americans sandia mountains hiking trails new mexico rocks /5(K). This is a very thin, very slim, fifteen-page book about Petroglyph National Monument which is just outside of Albuquerque, New Mexico.

The book contains several nice photos of various Anasazi and even Spanish petrogylphs, of the rolling hills of the West Mesa, and of the craggy rocks around the area's long-extinct volcanoes/5.

The site is on the National Register of Historic Places and the New Mexico Register of Cultural Properties. The Archaeological Conservancy added an additional 25 acres to the Wells Petroglyph Preserve in December, Established inthis national monument in Albuquerque, New Mexico, preserves thousands of prehistoric Puebloan petroglyphs amid a rugged, volcanic landscape.

Petroglyph National Monument is a concise introduction to the park, with descriptions of. Big Savings and low prices on Petroglyph National Monument, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Albuquerque. Albuquerque.

New Mexico. United States of America hotels, motels, resorts and inns. Find best hotel deals and discounts. Book online now or call 24/7 toll-free. Stretching 27 km (17 mi) along the West Mesa, Petroglyph National Monument is one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America.

It is home to thousands upon thousands of petroglyphs carved in volcanic rocks by Native Americans and Spanish settlers to years ago.

The carvings are all outside and can be accessed via walking on: Western Trail NW, Albuquerque, NMUSA. Diane Souder toured the Petroglyph National Monument and looked at some of the approximat examples of ancient rock drawings left by the Pueblo people Book.

Petroglyph National Monument protects one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America, featuring designs and symbols carved onto volcanic rocks by Native Americans and Spanish settlers to years ago. These images are a valuable record of cultural expression and hold profound spiritual significance for contemporary Native Americans and for the /5(K).

Petroglyph National Monument protects one of the largest petroglyph sites in North America, featuring designs and symbols carved onto volcanic rocks by Native Americans and Spanish settlers to years ago.

These images are a valuable record of cultural expression and hold profound spiritual significance for contemporary Native Americans and for the descendants of Location: Western Trail NW, Albuquerque,NM.

Petroglyph National Monument is alive with the sights & sounds of the high desert- a hawk spirals down from the mesa top, a roadrunner dashes into fragrant sage, a desert millipede traces waves in the sand.

The monument contains more t images pecked in stone. Some are recognizable as animals, people or crosses & other more on: Western Trail N.W, Albuquerque,NM.Petroglyph National Monument.

[United States. National Park Service.;] Print book: National government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. # New Mexico--Petroglyph National Monument.\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema.Established inPetroglyph National Monument is unique not only in its history and landscape, but in its management as well.

This 7,acre monument relies on a partnership between the National Park Service and the City of Albuquerque Open Space Division to protect its nea petroglyphs and provide recreational and educational.