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Excellent way to see cliff dwellings

We were having a family reunion in Durango and group of us wanted to go to Mesa Verde to see the... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
karlafromcali
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Vacaville, California
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Great for a quick overview!

This 6-mile loop is a great way to get the most out of a free couple of hours at Mesa Verde. The... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2012
HowlnBubba
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Key Largo, Florida
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Jul 22, 2017
“Excellent way to see cliff dwellings ”
Sep 17, 2012
“Great for a quick overview!”
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We were having a family reunion in Durango and group of us wanted to go to Mesa Verde to see the cliff dwellings. We had some elderly people in our group that couldn't do the guided tours because of the ladder climbing, etc. The loop...More

1  Thank karlafromcali
Reviewed 18 September 2012

This 6-mile loop is a great way to get the most out of a free couple of hours at Mesa Verde. The stops for the Navajo Canyon View, Square Tower House, pit houses, villages and Sun Temple are clearly marked and a loop guide is...More

5  Thank HowlnBubba
Reviewed 3 June 2012

This loop was a great overall way to see the park. The lookouts are clearly marked and parking is easy as not too many people drive this loop. We were able to see so many of the cliff dwellings from above, and at one of...More

3  Thank Stefanie H
Reviewed 23 January 2012

The Mesa Top Loop Road was my favorite part of Mesa Verde. Definitely pick up a trail guide so you have more information about the ruins you will be seeing. There are several different stops on the tour that show different types of excavated ancient...More

4  Thank TravelsWithRuby
Reviewed 22 September 2011

A 50 cent donation gets a guide book, to the six mile loop drive complete with drawings, explanations and interesting facts. There is plenty of parking, and stops are well signed. Pueblo houses, pithouses, kivas and overlooks all have interesting notices and none are far...More

3  Thank Barbara C
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