Balanced Rock, Arches National Park

This study provides a broad overview of American Indian interpretations of the sites, resources, and archaeology of Arches NP. It also offers management recommendations presented by the participating tribe and pueblo representatives. Participating tribes include the Pueblo of Zuni (or A:shiwi, a term which some prefer), the Hopi Tribe, the Southern Ute Indian Tribe, Ute Indian Tribe-Uintah and Ouray, the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah, and the Kaibab Band of Paiute Indians. The Arches Ethnographic Study and Assessment is available here.