Alerts & Conditions

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The National Park Service (NPS) continues to work servicewide with federal, state, and local public health authorities to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and using a phased approach to increase access on a park-by-park basis. Based on guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, the park is open. Reservations are not needed to enter the park.

What's Open, What's Closed

Please visit our Operational Update page for details on what is currently open or closed in the park, public health precautions, and helpful local public health resources.


Road Construction

Road work is occuring throughout the park this year. The Cliff Palace Loop Road is currently closed through June 15, 2021 and the Mesa Top Loop Road will be closed from June 16 to October 31, 2021. We appreciate your patience and flexibility. Please drive slowly and be alert for workers and heavy equipment.

Last updated: March 20, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 8
Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330



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