Chiricahua National Monument Historic Designed Landscape

Also known as: Wonderland of Rocks, Rhyolite Park, The Pinnacles, Say Yahdesut "Point of Rocks"
12856 E. Rhyolite Canyon Rd., Willcox, Arizona

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By dedhed1950 - Flickr: Chiricahua Nat. Mon., CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=32013338

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 21, 2008
Reference number
08001020
Architectural styles
American Movement; Other architectural type; NPS Rustic Style
Areas of significance
Architecture; Politics/Government; Social History; Entertainment/Recreation; Conservation; Landscape Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Outdoor recreation; Museum; Park; Road-related; Pedestrian related; Public works; Institutional housing
Current functions
Outdoor recreation; Museum; Park; Road-related; Pedestrian related; Public works; Institutional housing
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1932; 1934; 1940
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 16
Contributing structures: 24
Contributing sites: 7
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 14
Non-contributing structures: 10
Non-contributing sites: 2

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2018: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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