Canyon de Chelly

  • Canyon de Chelly -  - © William Mackesy
  • Canyon de Chelly - © William Mackesy

Key information: Canyon de Chelly

  • Sheer, water-smoothed red sandstone walls drop several hundred feet to the flat, gravely bottom of this exquisite Arizona canyon.
  • The White House Trail winds down a jumbled side valley to its special glory, an ancient pueblo of the Anasazi civilisation perched on a high ledge in the canyon wall.

Walkopedia rating

  • Walkopedia rating84
  • Beauty30
  • Natural interest14
  • Human interest12
  • Charisma28
  • Negative points0
  • Total rating84

Vital Statistics

  • Length: 3hrs
  • Maximum Altitude: Not high
  • Level of Difficulty: Moderate

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Canyon de Chelly - © William Mackesy

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