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.


Mesa Verde is prepping trails for winter 2016/2017 grooming. At this time we are anticipating grooming the Morefield area trails and opening the Prater Meadow, Cliff Palace Road, and Wetherill Road as backcountry (ungroomed) ski and snowshoe trails.

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 8
Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330


(970) 529-4465
Main park phone number.

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