Taos Archaeological Society




The Wells Petroglyph Preserve located on Mesa Prieta, just north of Espa├▒ola, opens four dates in 2011 for public tours.


The tours begin at 9:30a.m. and are approximately two hours long. They are led by docents

familiar with the Preserve and the history of the area.


The Wells Petroglyph Preserve is a world-class rock art area with over 8000 petroglyphs representational of Archaic, Rio Grande style, Historic and Modern periods.


2011 Public Tours Schedule


MAY 14



The tours cover extremely steep and rugged terrain.

Hats and water are a must. Walking sticks, boots

or sturdy shoes are strongly recommended.


Bring your camera and/or binoculars!


Children under ten and pets are not permitted.


Tours are limited to 25 participants/day and

will be divided into groups of 5 each with a docent guide.


A minimum donation of $25 per participant is requested.

Please consider donating more to support our award-winning education programs.


To reserve a space, please contact



(505) 852-1351


(505) 852-0206


Tour and payment information with directions and map to the WPP

will be sent to confirm your reservation.



Vecinos del Rio is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization


MPPP Petroglyph Recorder Training 2011.pdf

Taos Archaeological Society

PO Box 143

Taos, NM, 87571


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