All reviews ancient ruins pink jeep thousand years heritage site dirt road pictographs and petroglyphs native american ruins short hike wheel drive come alive rock walls high. Honanki ruins sedona az honanki heritage site with the backdrop of beautiful red rock formations its no wonder that people have been drawn to this region for millennia.
Banner image by mfield matthew field via wikimedia commons sister heritage sites palatki and honanki were the largest cliff dwellings in the red rock country from about ad.
Honanki heritage site sedona az. Honanki ruins sedona arizona. Honanki means badger house in hopi. About the honanki heritage site.
But there are also many opportunities for day trips just outside of sedona. Archaeologists use the term sinagua for the archaeological culture associated with these locations. The honanki heritage site is a cliff dwelling and rock art site located in the coconino national forest about 15 miles 24 km west of sedona arizonathe sinagua people of the ancestral puebloans and ancestors of the hopi people lived here from about 1100 to 1300 ad.
The roads are not regularly maintained by the county and there are a few really rough spots. This is a unique experience that you will not soon forget. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year round.
Cliff dwellings and rock art sites at each location are currently. Honanki notice the sunmoon drawing above the ruin. Honanki heritage site is a 06 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near sedona arizona that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels.
See 277 reviews articles and 134 photos of honanki ranked no28 on tripadvisor among 136 attractions in sedona. A representative of the company is at the visitor kiosk for you to sign in and to answer general questions. The palatki heritage site is nearby also in the coconino national forest.
The drive to the ruins is hard on your car. The honanki ruins and heritage site is a nearly 1000 year old cliff dwelling that was once inhabited by the ancestors of the hopi tribe. Within the city limits of sedona there are countless things to do and see.
The honanki heritage site cliff dwelling and rock art site is located near the town of sedona in north central arizona. The pink jeep tours company is the official site steward. Honanki heritage site.
This is one of two sedona ruin sites located close together the other being palatki. All reviews ancient ruins pink jeep thousand years heritage site dirt road pictographs and petroglyphs native american ruins short hike wheel drive come alive rock walls. Honanki which means bear house is believed to have been one of the largest sinagua communities in the verde valley.
One of those trips consists visiting the honanki heritage site. The sinagua ancestors of the hopi lived here from about ad1100 to 1300.