Klagetoh, Arizona

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A small town in Apache County, Arizona, located in northeast Arizona along U.S. Route 191. The Navajo name for this place is Łeeyi’tó, meaning "water in the ground." In the 1920’s, a trading post was opened there. However, by 1970s the trading post had closed. Today, Klagetoh consists of its extended community, a chapter house, and a day school.

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"Klagetoh, Arizona, June 5, 2008" by Christopher Vicknair is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA.

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