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Mesa Verde Chaco Canyon
Bisti Badlands and De-Na-Zin Wilderness
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Location: 30 miles south of Farmington, NM
Maps: Custom Online Google Map With All Stops
GPS: Google Earth KMZ Garmin GPX or GDB Other
Operations: Year round, weather permitting. Do not go when raining or wet ground.
Fees: Free
Nearby: Chaco Canyon, Mesa Verde
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Translated from the Navajo word Bistahí, Bisti means “among the adobe formations.” De-Na-Zin takes its name from the Navajo words for “cranes.” Petroglyphs of cranes have been found south of the Wilderness.

After seveal miles on dirt road, hiking is involved! There are veryt few “trails” so you can just about walk anywhere.

Hikes: De-na-zin Wilderness Hike: 2.3 Miles

Bisti Badlands North – Hunter Wash: ~2 miles (7KM)

Bisti East Hike : ~4.35 miles (7KM) Loop