Anza Borrego

Native American Rock Art and Artifacts

Blue Sun Cave at Indian Hill – Anza Borrego Desert

The Blue Sun Cave at Indian Hill

The Blue Sun Cave at Indian Hill

Experts believe the pictographs here to be hundreds of years old while some of the rock carvings date 4000 BC.

Experts believe the pictographs here to be hundreds of years old while some of the rock carvings date 4000 BC.

 Close-up of Sun Pictograph

Close-up of Sun Pictograph

The blue sun pictograph that gives this cave its' name

The blue sun pictograph that gives this cave its’ name

Carrizo Gorge Pictographs – Anza Borrego Desert

Rumarosa Style Pictographs deep in Carrizo Gorge

The Carrizo Gorge Pictographs have a haunting feel to them

Carrizo Gorge Pictographs

Solstice Cave in Indian Valley – Anza Borrego Desert

Bright Sun Pictograph in the Solstice Cave Sun Pictograph with line coming out of it.

What could this symbolize?

Rock Shelters in Rockhouse Valley – Anza Borrego Desert

One of three rockhouses in lower Rockhouse Valley Side view of one of the rockhouses

Piedras Grandes – Anza Borrego Desert

Horse and Rider Pictograph – Piedras Grandes

Rain-filled Morteros – Piedras Grandes

Yoni (Female Fertility Symbol) – Piedras Grandes
Please remember all artifacts are protected by both state and federal law.
Most site locations are not published due to threat of vandalism.
All items you discover should be left for others to enjoy.