Hungo PaviHungo Pavi floorplan



Hungo Pavi, "Reed Spring Village," was a medium-sized pueblo at the junction of Chaco and Mockingbird Canyons. It may have reached four stories tall and contained 73 ground-floor rooms and two kivas. Its eastern orientation gave it a direct line of sight to Fajada Butte.


Tree-ring dating has shown that Hungo Pavi was built around 943 to 1047 A.D. It lies at the base of a prehistoric stairway which leads up the mesa to a wide ancient road that links to the far-reaching Chacoan road system.

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