Winter Trail Conditions Update
Welcome to the Mesa Verde National Park winter trails update. Trails are groomed for skate skiing, classic skiing, and snowshoeing as snow and ranger schedules permit. Please see the trail updates below for current grooming conditions. If you need additional information, call the Mesa Verde Chief Ranger's Office at 970-529-4622.
For trail descriptions and information on the winter trails program please click here.
For current weather forecasts please visit the National Weather Service.
Morefield Area Snow Depth
Thank you for your interest in the Mesa Verde ski and snowshoe trail program. We're keeping our fingers crossed for a better snow year in 2014/2015.
Did You Know?
On a snowy December day in 1888, while ranchers Richard Wetherill and Charlie Mason searched Mesa Verde’s canyons for stray cattle, they unexpectedly came upon Cliff Palace for the first time. The following year, the Wetherill brothers and Mason explored an additional 182 cliff dwellings.