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16 Room Cliff House

Off of US 441, South of San Juan River, Bluff, UT
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Off the beaten path but we'll worth it!

Found this place on Atlas Obsurca but didn't do too much research prior to arriving in Bluff... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Amanda R
via mobile
An exceptional ruin!

We were able to view this ruin and found it to be very well preserved. Highly recommended for those... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
nightingale1972
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Terre Haute, Indiana, USA
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Off of US 441, South of San Juan River, Bluff, UT
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Found this place on Atlas Obsurca but didn't do too much research prior to arriving in Bluff. Stopped at a rest area and was directed to see a local at a trading post for more information and directions. Took a few wrong turns on the...More

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We were able to view this ruin and found it to be very well preserved. Highly recommended for those who are interested in ancient ruins.

1  Thank nightingale1972
Reviewed 9 August 2016

A short walk over rock formations, gorgeous views and then there they are..actual ancient cliff dwellings. its so much easier to picture the ancient ones lives after seeing the dwellings and their surroundings.

3  Thank Kim S
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Used to visit here as a kid, but after swinging bridge got swept away I thought you couldn't access this anymore. Was very surprised that there is a way around and took my little family out there, and it is still one of the best...More

6  Thank Canyonlandslodging
Reviewed 14 October 2015

The road was very sandy and could cause a car to get stuck. I would not recommend without an SUV or 4x4. The directions are difficult to follow and the neighbors do not like visitors. I will not give directions because I would hate to...More

3  Thank utah2002
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Too bad its' so far off "the beaten path". Paved roads all the way. Nearly as spectacular as Mesa Verde.

6  Thank odusty1
Reviewed 28 March 2015

This is one of those off the beaten path places to visit. Off of highway 191 this is worth the drive and the short hike. Turn left about mile marker 11 follow the paved road till it ends, at this point you will be at...More

8  Thank Kendal M
Reviewed 11 February 2015

If you want to experience Ansazi Cliff Dwelling without crowds, without guides and without fences - this is the place! A little harder to get to as the road is not signed and you need to carefully follow the itinerary through dirt roads (still passable...More

6  Thank Miramaks
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Marti C
17 March 2015|
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Response from Miramaks | Reviewed this property |
Marti, I have reached this place using indication from the Anasazi Hikes website: "16 Room House is reached by taking US 191 south from its junction with US 163 about 2 miles west of Bluff. The junction is just west of the... More
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