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Chacoan World Excursion Road Trip – G18055

Workshop ID: G18055
Dates: April 2 - April 6
Price: $1,275.00 - $1,525.00

Join in this Ghost Ranch Museum Series offering, Chacoan World Excursion Road Trip and immerse yourself in the Chaco phenomenon, the mysteries of Chaco Canyon, its ancient astronomical observatories, the Great Kivas of Aztec and Casa Rinconada, the Great Houses of Pueblo Bonito and Kim Kletso and much more.

Begin with a day of introductions at Ghost Ranch and an afternoon to explore its uniqueness and beauty. Then, two days/one night on the road, one day that includes a ride past the majestic spires of the ancient observatory Chimney Rock to arrive at the Aztec National Monument and Salmon Great House. The next day we explore Chaco Canyon and spend our final night at Ghost Ranch for discussion and closure.


Package Price
All Inclusive, Double Occupancy: Private Bath$1,275.00
All Inclusive, Single Occupancy: Private Bath$1,525.00
Martha Yates

Martha Yates live in Vallecitos, NM. Martha is an archaeologist, poet, leader of writing groups, photographer and scholar. She is a professional archaeologist, working as an interpretive guide, and she loves to teach on foot and horseback.

Registration for all workshops and retreats closes two weeks prior to the start date so that we can be adequately prepared for your arrival. Please note that our workshop price structure packages your tuition, course materials, lodging and meals together in a single rate. Prices are presented for each of the types of lodging available for the workshop you select. Some art workshops will have an additional list of course materials and supplies that can be purchased or you will be asked to bring with you.
  • Note:  Some courses (especially studio courses and plein air painting courses) can carry an additional material list or expense.
All rates are Per Person, Double Occupancy unless otherwise specified. Single Occupancy: Single occupancy rooms may be reserved for an additional $50 per night when space is available. The fee will be charged when space is confirmed. Single occupancy lodging is generally not available during June and July. If you are a single person and do not specify a roommate, a roommate of the same gender will be assigned to share your lodging space or you can request the single occupancy and be charged the supplement of an additional $50 per night (based on availability). For more information or if you would like to attend this workshop, but do not need lodging, please call the Registrar's Office at 505.685.1001 or 505.685.1001 ext 4155 or toll-free at 877.804.4678 — available SundayFriday8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. MST.

Three ways to register:

  1. Download printable registration form and mail to: Ghost Ranch Registrar, 280 Private Drive 1708, Abiquiu, NM 87510. OR scan and email your completed form to:
  2. Register by telephone at 505.685.1001 or 505.685.1017 or toll-free at 877.804.4678, ext. 4155 or ext. 4121 — available Monday-Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. MST.
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