February 20, 2014
Mesa Verde Offers Free Winter Plant Identification Hike
Join the San Juan/Four Corners Native Plant Society on a winter plant identification hike at Mesa Verde National Park on Saturday, March 1, beginning at 9 a.m.
February 10, 2014
Pile Burns At Mesa Verde National Park in February
Mesa Verde National Park fire management staff plans to implement a pile burn on Chapin Mesa in February.
January 30, 2014
Mesa Verde National Park Winter Festival Cancelled
Due to the extreme lack of snow this winter, Mesa Verde National Park is canceling its Winter Festival. With little to no snow in the forecast and almost no snow on the ground in Morefield Canyon, all activities on February 8 and 15 have been canceled.
January 24, 2014
Proposed New Management Plan for Controlling Invasive Nonnative Plants in Mesa Verde National Park
The National Park Service is proposing to develop a new management plan for controlling invasive nonnative plants throughout Mesa Verde National Park and Yucca House National Monument in southwestern Colorado.
January 17, 2014
Free Entrance to Mesa Verde National Park on January 20
Mesa Verde National Park and all 401 national parks across the country will waive entrance fees on Monday, January 20 in commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
January 11, 2014
Application Deadline Approaching for Mesa Verde National Park’s 2014 Artist-in-Residence Program
Applications for Mesa Verde National Park’s 2014 Artist-in-Residence (AIR) program are being accepted through January 27, 2014. Professional writers, composers, and visual and performing artists are offered the opportunity to pursue their particular art form while being surrounded by the inspiring ancient architecture of the Ancestral Pueblo people and the sweeping natural landscape of the park.
December 23, 2013
Holiday Open House Draws Visitors Despite Cold
The annual Holiday Open House and Luminaria display at Mesa Verde National Park drew over 1000 visitors last week, despite frigid temperatures and fresh snow.