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Mule Canyon Archaeological Ruins

Mule Canyon Archeological Ruin

  Mule CanyonWhat To See And Do: The Mule Canyon is an ancestral puebloan ruin located on Cedar Mesa in Southeastern Utah.  Well preserved Pueblo surface ruins found at this site are over 700 years old. The ruin complex includes above-ground and underground dwellings: a kiva and tower which have been excavated and stabilized as well as a block of twelve rooms. The BLM has constructed a canopy to protect the kiva. Interpretive signing and vault toilets are provided. The site is handicapped accessible and well signed on the highway. The site is open year round and there is no admission fee.

How To Get There: The Mule Canyon Ruin site is located about 20 miles south and west of Blanding, UT. It may be accessed from highway 95. It has a paved parking area which is well signed on the north side of the highway.


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BLM Monticello Field Office
365 North Main, PO Box 7
Monticello, Utah 84535
Telephone: 435-587-1500


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