Don Bain's 360° Panoramas
Panoramas of Arizona
360° Panoramas of Northern Arizona
Panoramas of Betatakin Ruin

Dine guide Bill Little on the Aspen Trail to Betatakin Ruin
Closed for years because of rock-fall hazard, the Aspen Trail was built in the 1960's by Navajo stoneworkers. The final segment is cut from the face of a slightly overhanging cliff, with no railing or wall and a sheer drop of hundreds of feet into the canyon bottom. Dine (Navajo) ranger-guide Bill Little leads groups (maximum size 15) down the cliff trail then up to the Betatakin Ruin in the alcove on the other side.

Betatakin Ruin, Navajo National Monument, Arizona

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