• View of Square Tower House, seen along the Mesa Top Loop

    Mesa Verde

    National Park Colorado

Mileage to Mesa Verde National Park

Note: All mileage is calculated from the headquarters area of the park.

Alamosa, Colorado - 207 miles
Albuquerque, New Mexico - 267 miles
Arches National Park, Utah - 149 miles
Aspen, Colorado - 305
Aztec Ruins National Monument, New Mexico - 95 miles via Durango, 115 miles via Farmington
Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico - 269 miles
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Colorado - 179 miles
Blanding, Utah - 111 miles
Bloomfield, New Mexico - 75 miles
Bluff, Utah - 127 miles
Boulder, Colorado - 419 miles
Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah - 401 miles
Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona - 172 miles
Canyonlands National Park, Utah -
140 miles to The Needles
177 miles to The Islands in the Sky
Capitol Reef National Park, Utah - 285 miles via Green River, Utah
Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico - 590 miles
Chaco Culture National Historical Park, New Mexico - 161 miles
Colorado National Monument, Colorado - 245 miles
Colorado Springs, Colorado - 371 miles
Cortez, Colorado - 30 miles
Curecanti National Recreation Area, Colorado - 210 miles
Del Norte, Colorado - 170 miles
Delta, Colorado - 189 miles
Denver, Colorado -
419 miles via Walsenburg
391 miles via Wolf Creek Pass and Fairplay
432 miles via Montrose and Fairplay
Dinosaur National Monument, Colorado/Utah - 361 miles
Dove Creek, Colorado - 65 miles
Durango, Colorado - 56 miles
El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico - 222 miles
El Morro National Monument, New Mexico - 220 miles
El Paso, Texas - 530 miles
Estes Park, Colorado - 495 miles
Farmington, New Mexico - 91 miles via Hesperus, 97 miles via Cortez
Flagstaff, Arizona - 275 miles
Four Corners Monument (Arizona/Colorado/New Mexico/Utah) - 66 miles
Ft. Collins, Colorado - 470 miles
Gallup, New Mexico - 162 miles
Ganado, Arizona - 203 miles
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area - 248 miles to Page, AZ, 191 miles to Hite Crossing, UT
Glenwood Springs, Colorado - 343 miles via Grand Junction, 286 miles via Paonia
Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona -
427 miles to the South Rim via Grants and Flagstaff
303 miles to the South Rim via the Navajo Trail
413 miles to the North Rim via the Navajo Trail
Grand Junction, Colorado - 230 miles
Grants, New Mexico - 222 miles
Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Colorado - 240 miles
Gunnison, Colorado - 229 miles
Hopi Nation, Second Mesa - 260 miles
Hovenweep National Monument, Colorado/Utah -
66 miles via McElmo Canyon
74 miles via Pleasant View
Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site, New Mexico - 203 miles
Kayenta, Arizona - 145 miles
Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada - 528 miles
Las Vegas, Nevada - 600 miles
Mexican Hat, Utah - via Aneth 134 miles, 192 miles via Kayenta
Moab, Utah - 143 miles
Monte Vista, Colorado - 186 miles
Montezuma Castle National Monument, Arizona - 345 miles
Monticello, Utah - 89 miles
Montrose, Colorado - 167 miles
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Arizona/Utah - 173 miles via Kayenta, 170 miles via Aneth
Natural Bridges National Monument, Utah - 168 miles
Navajo National Monument, Arizona - 170 miles
Ouray, Colorado - 129 miles
Page, Utah - 245 miles
Pagosa Springs, Colorado - 115 miles
Painted Desert, Arizona - 241 miles
Pecos National Historic Park, Arizona - 284 via Pagosa Springs, 311 miles via Cuba
Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona - 252 miles
Petroglyph National Monument, New Mexico - 268 miles
Phoenix, Arizona - 443 miles via Navajo Trail, 480 via Holbrook and Show Low
Prescott, Arizona - 398 miles
Price, Utah - 260 miles
Provo, Utah - 340 miles
Pueblo, Colorado - 330 miles via Walsenburg
Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado -
446 miles to West Entrance
478 miles to East Entrance
Royal Gorge, Colorado - 324 miles
Salida, Colorado - 285 miles
Salt Lake City, Utah - 372 miles
Santa Fe, New Mexico - 269 miles via Pagosa Springs, 296 miles via Cuba
Shiprock, New Mexico - 70 miles
Silverton, Colorado - 106 miles
Steamboat Springs, Colorado - 401 miles
Sunset Crater National Monument, Arizona - 283 miles
Taos, New Mexico - 254 miles
Telluride, Colorado - 107 miles
Teec Nos Pos, Arizona - 75 miles
Tuba City, Arizona - 217 miles
Tucson, Arizona - 525 miles
Tuzigoot National Monument, Arizona - 299 miles
Walnut Canyon National Monument, Arizona - 350 miles
Walsenburg, Colorado - 280 miles
Wupatki National Monument, Arizona - 269 miles
Zion National Park, Utah -
369 miles via the Navajo Trail and Page
410 miles via the Navajo Trail and Jacob Lake
525 miles via Price and Richfield
Zuni, New Mexico - 195 miles


Note: All mileage is calculated from the headquarters area of the park.

Did You Know?

The north courtyard of Balcony House

Contrary to popular belief, the Ancestral Puebloan people of Mesa Verde did not disappear. They migrated south to New Mexico and Arizona, and became today’s modern pueblo people.