Throwback Thursday - Modern Definition of a Sedona Cliff Dwelling
By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
Camp Verde, AZ - Montezuma's Castle got its name from early settlers in the area. They thought that this was built by Montezuma (the Aztec mythical hero). In fact, it was built by the Sinagua between 1100 to 1350 A.D. By 1425 A.D., the Sinagua were gone. They were hunters and farmers. Modern theory is they left because the natural resources became depleted. Verde Valley residents normally think of Montezuma's Castle when cliff dwelling is mentioned. Throwback ThursdayI decided to go to my Stats page and sort posts by the number of views. I was surprised to see the post below garner 11,182 views. I decided to do some "Throwback Thursday" posts from years ago. I chose this as my first one to feature. This particular post was written August 30, 2020. I updated the contents of the p...