Hard Goods Canyon, Arizona

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Hard Goods Canyon is a fictional canyon in Tony Hillerman’s first Navajo detective novel THE BLESSING WAY, published in 1970. The canyon is located near Old Woman Gray Rock’s summer brush hogan. According to the text of THE BLESSING WAY, Hard Goods canyon is located nine miles north of Many Ruins Canyon, which is part of Chinle Wash near Dinnehotso in northeastern Arizona.

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"Chinle Wash, January 9, 2015" by Akos Kokai is licensed under CC BY.

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