Sabito Wash, Arizona

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Sabito Wash is a 20-mile-long tributary of Leroux wash located within the Painted Desert in northeastern Arizona. This wash is on the northern boundary of Petrified Forest National Park. In Tony Hillerman's 1970 novel, The Blessing Way, Sabito Wash marks the region that character Luis Horseman is from.

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"A wash in the Painted Desert, AZ, June 30, 2008" by Paul Fundenburg is licensed under CC BY.

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