Raven Site Indian Ruins is located about 13 miles north of Springerville. Head out of Springerville north on Interstate 60. Then take Interstate 180/191 north again near Richville. Turn right onto Tucson Electric Power Plant Road. Head half a mile down the gravel road to the research center. The Raven Site Ruin consists of two pueblos with 800 rooms and two kivas. The site is on a 5 acre piece that overlooks the Little Colorado River. You can participate in guided hiking tours of the petroglyphs and other sites. The tour also includes visits to the laboratory, museum, library and excavation areas.
The Site is open daily 9:30 to 5:00 pm. from May 1 to mid-October. The guided tours of Raven Site are held daily at 11, 2 and 4:00 pm. The site tour is $3.50, but for those ages over 62 and ages 12-17 the cost is $2.50. The self guided tour is $4.00, but for those ages over 62 and ages 12-17 the cost is $3.00. If you would like to participate in a one day excavation which includes lunch the cost is $59.00 and those 9-17 it is $37.00. The site requires reservations for guided tours and excavation programs. Please contact White Mountain Archaeological Center, HC 30, Box 30, St. John’s, AZ 85936 or call 520-333-5857. This site has so much for everyone to see and learn.