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

    Mesa Verde

    National Park Colorado

Nearby Attractions to Visit

The following links will help you find other things to see and do near Mesa Verde National Park.

Cortez, Colorado
(www.cortezchamber.com)

Dolores, Colorado
(www.doloreschamber.com)

Durango, Colorado
(www.durango.org)

Mancos, Colorado
(www.mancosvalley.com)

Mesa Verde Country®
(www.swcolo.org)

National Park Sites in the Southwest


Did You Know?

View of mesas

The Ancestral Puebloans inhabited Mesa Verde for more than 700 years (550 A.D. to 1300 A.D.), but for the first six centuries, they primarily lived on the mesa tops. It was not until the final 75 to 100 years that they constructed and lived in the cliff dwellings for which Mesa Verde is known.