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Little Westwater Ruin

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Easy and quiet: a wonderful way to be alone with the Pueblo's heritage

I was surprised on how close and easily accessible are the ruins. Moreover they do not attract big... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
matte0gr
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Rome, Italy
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Nice starting place

This is a perfect starting point for exploring ruins. Easy to drive to, fairly easy trail to the... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Scott G
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26 Aug 2018
“Easy and quiet: a wonderful way to be alone with the Pueblo's heritage”
28 Jul 2018
“Nice starting place”
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I was surprised on how close and easily accessible are the ruins. Moreover they do not attract big groups, so we could enjoy the short walk down the small creek and the ruins all alone in pure contemplation. Visit the Edge of the Cedars Museum...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank matte0gr
Reviewed 28 July 2018

This is a perfect starting point for exploring ruins. Easy to drive to, fairly easy trail to the ruins, and interesting ruins. Yes they have been damaged quite a bit from years of abuse by kids, but they are still great to see and walk...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Scott G
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Little Westwater Anasazi Ruin is also known as Five Kiva Ruin, is about the easiest ruin to visit you will find. It is located just a mile or so west of Blanding in the Westwater Creek Canyon. Stop at the Blanding visitors center and they...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

The ancient building here were build to guard the water sources for the early natives farming that was taking place on the more level surrounding lands.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dudley H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

One of the handful of archeology sites in the general vicinity of Blanding, Utah is Five Kiva Ruin site, where you can view several Anasazi cliffside dwellings at Westwater Creek. This is a neat historic site to find and see if passing through the area...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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