Mesa Verde Journals

Mesa Verde

An August 1995 trip to Mesa Verde by TravelTess

Quote: Mesa Verde is Spanish for "green table." For over 700 years people lived in communities, building stone villages, or cliff dwellings, in the canyon walls.In the late 1200s they left their homes and moved away.

Mesa Verde


Just take a guided tour - and a lot of pictures!

Quick Tips:

You need to get a ticket BEFORE entering the group.

Best Way To Get Around:

Use a car. There are parking lots.

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