Canyons of the Ancients National Monument – Anasazi Heritage Center
Location: Dolores, Colorado
Length of visit: 1 hour
Major draws: Ruins, museum, scenic views
Strenuosity: 1 out of 10 (handicap accessible)
Cost/Fees: Free in off season
Additional considerations: High elevation
Description: Museum offers an excellent collection of artifacts and hands-on exhibits for the whole family. Escalante Pueblo ruins located at end of a short uphill hike on paved trail with outstanding views.