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Badger House Community Trail

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A partially paved trail to the Badger House Community archaeological sites.


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Map Key

1.2

Miles

1.9

KM

Point to Point

7,219' 2,200 m

High

7,081' 2,158 m

Low

1' 0 m

Up

138' 42 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

6%

Max Grade (3°)

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Family Friendly Kids will enjoy visiting the trail's prehistoric sites and learning about over 600 years of occupation by the Ancestral Puebloans.

Closed October to May.

Description

Travel along the Badger House Community Trail to visit the remains of four Ancestral Puebloan dwellings: the Modified Basketmaker Pithouse, Developmental Pueblo Village, Badger House, and Two Raven House.

Along the trail, enjoy numerous exhibits explaining each site's construction and usage by the Ancestral Puebloans. The trail is a wide and relatively flat trail that is either paved or a gravel surface.

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Hunter R

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A view of the mountains from the Badger House Community Trail.
Jul 12, 2021 near Towaoc, CO
Step House Trailhead.
Jun 8, 2016 near Towaoc, CO
Start of Step House Trail
Aug 10, 2018 near Towaoc, CO

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