The Lost Pueblo of Chichilticalli

The Coronado expedition was the first to report on the abandoned Pueblos of the Southern Southwest. If the ruins he called “Chichilticalli” were located they may shed some light on what happened to the people that lived here.

What Does Chichilticalli Mean?

In both Zuni and Hopi traditions the color red represents the south. Hopi mythology tells of a Red City of the South, Palatkwapi literal meaning “red city” and many have assumed either the city or the surrounding countryside was red in color, but since red is used to represent the south, red could merely imply the direction in

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