Top Ruins are located at the top of Comb Ridge with a commanding view of
the surrounding area. The ruins themselves are marginal by Butler Wash
standards, but the imposing view looking west over Cedar Mesa more then
makes up for any short comings the ruins might have.
Circle of Friends:
Top Ruins are 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
"Circle of Friends"
Ridge Top Ruins are one of the longer Butler Wash hikes. The ruins are accessible year round in good weather.
A GPS is extremely useful in verifying you are on the correct route. The
area is criss crossed with confusing roads and trails. Ridge Top Ruin
is rated 1A II using the Canyon Rating System.
The trailhead is usually accessible
to all vehicles in good weather.
Please take only pictures and leave