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Address: Az Hwy 264, 15 miles south-east of Tuba City, Tuba City, AZ
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"If your close...go find it!"

Beautiful HUGE colorful canyon. Look at the pictures! Off hwy 264 between mile marker 336 & 337 East side. You will not see it from the road. Google map it. You should get a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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Mesa, Arizona
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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Beautiful HUGE colorful canyon. Look at the pictures! Off hwy 264 between mile marker 336 & 337 East side. You will not see it from the road. Google map it. You should get a simple permit from in town, or get invited from a Navajo! Be respectful. Not hard to find and you can take your car. Show up in... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Next to the road in the middle of windy nowhere you can find this canyon. I'd love to revisit and take some more time in the right time of day to explore and shoot a few photos. We were here only for maybe half an hour in the middle of the day on our way to Blue Canyon. I remember... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This is a nice Little side trip from Tuba City. We downloaded some desription from the web on how to get there. Small but very colorful Canyon with interesting shaped and Hoodoos. Need max. an hour to look around + 1 hour to get there and back.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Follow the directions on the Internet to locate this canyon. Just outside of Tuba City. Very nice colors not crowded off the beaten path down a dirt road.

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This was a bit off the beaten path. We found directions online and they were pretty easy to follow. It was worth the trip. The drive through the cattle made it interesting.

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Hamilton, Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Beautiful colors in the rock walls. Previous reviews describe two different points of access--at the windmill, easily visible to north of road about 14 miles from Tuba City, and at the Hotevilla sign about 18 miles. If you take the second option, it's about 3 miles on dirt track to the canyon where there are several overlooks. Any car can... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My husband read something about it and then saw photographs and has been wanting to see it for a couple of years. We actually were in Flagstaff for my birthday and took the side trip to see it. We followed directions that others have posted and found it with no trouble, but there are no signs. As you approach it... More 

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Tuba City, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

when i moved to tuba city i saw this site when i was driving in. I was curious on what was upon those hills, so i went for it! this spot is hard to give a location.. I'd say its about 10 miles out of Tuba. The canyon walls remind me of the painted desert up in Winslow Az Area.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We was told about this place information from Hopi friend. This place is sacred and very important for Hopi peoples. All ethnic group is here. We have understood what they want to say and we have to do in the world. We must keep the state of the environment in which a situation exists.

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Oracle, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

As a teen growing up in the area, we would head to Coal Mine on nights with a full moon. Sitting on the edge of the canyon, we watched to moon shine on the rocks in the center of the canyon. The legends were told of a widow who walked the canyon looking for her husband. If you watched long... More 

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