Mesa Verde National Park Things to Do

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    Balcony House - water source

    by OlenaKyiv Written Jul 12, 2007

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    A seep near the back alcove wall provided water. There also are springs along the base of the nearby cliff.

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    Montezuma Valley Overlook

    by OlenaKyiv Written Jul 12, 2007

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    Montezuma Valley

    On your way from entrance to Visitor Center there is Montezuma Valley Overlook.
    Fantastic view from the top of the mountain on valley.

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    Chapman Mesa Museum

    by Jim_Eliason Written May 13, 2007

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    This Museum includes Archeological findings from the sites and exhibits on the different types of settlements in the area. Admission is free.

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    Cliff Palace Tour

    by Jim_Eliason Written May 13, 2007

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    The tour is 1 hr and includes some moderate hiking into and out of the Palace dwelling. It allows you to get up close to the ruins.

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    If you see any place you can climb or crawl or

    by liusia Written Sep 22, 2006
    entrance to a kiva

    creep into...

    definitely do it.

    It helps you imagine what it must have been like to live in Mesa Verde.

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    Ceremonial chamber

    by cheesecake17 Written Apr 23, 2005

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    "Kiva". Ceremonial underground chamber used for weaving and other domestic activities

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    Mesa Verde Museum

    by Easty Written Dec 14, 2004

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    Museum of Mesa Verde

    The museum at Mesa Verde is located near the Spruce Tree House Ruins. A great place to go to get information on the historical background on the area

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    Point Lookout

    by Easty Written Dec 14, 2004
    Overlook in Mesa Verde NP

    Point Lookout is about 2 miles from US Rotue 160. Here there is a great panaramic view of the nearby San Juan Mountains. It is a nice 5 minute stop on the way to the dwellings of Mesa Verde.

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    Oak Tree House

    by mht_in_la Updated Oct 26, 2003

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    Oak Tree House

    In the photo you can see how Oak Tree House was built under the natural arch roof (alcove) at below the ground level (mesa-top). It has 50 rooms, and 7 kivas (Hopi word for "ceremonial room").

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