Pictographs in Fishmouth Cave

Fishmouth Cave
Anasazi Ruins

Cedar Mesa

          Fishmouth Cave Ruins consist of four different Anasazi (sometimes called Ancient Pueblo or Ancestral Pueblo) cliff dwellings spaced along a small canyon. This route offers a magical experience around almost every bend in the canyon.

Circle of Friends:
          Fishmouth Cave is part of the "Circle of Friends" program. Members of the "Circle of Friends" have access to more specific information, explicit route information, GPS waypoints, trailhead location and detailed maps. If you would like more information on joining the "Circle of Friends" visit the sign up page.

"Circle of Friends"

Fishmouth Ruins. Fishmouth Ruins

General Information:
          Fishmouth Cave Ruins require a short hike. Please take only pictures and leave only footprints. Fishmouth Cave is rated 1A I using the Canyon Rating System. A good route desription and a GPS are extremely useful in verifying you are on the correct course. The area is criss crossed with confusing roads and trails. Navigation for this route is moderate.

Shauna exploring Fishmouth Ruins. The trail to Fishmouth Cave.

Trailhead Information:
          The trailhead is usually accessible to all vehicles in good weather. A vehicle shuttle is not required for this route.

Fishmouth Cave Anasazi Ruins.

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