Hike the Long House Trail

0.6 Miles Round Trip - 196 ft gain - Out-and-Back Trail

Long House Trailhead - Search Nearby - Added by The Outbound Collective

The Long House Trail is a 0.6 mile out and back hike in Mesa Verde National Park. The trail features wildflowers and a river. This hike is a great option for families or individuals wishing for a unique immersion in a dwelling without having to pay extra fees.

This is the only dwelling in Mesa Verde that you can access without a guided tour or a ranger. 

Photos: Rene Rivers and Ken Lund

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Chillin
Photography
Hiking
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Groups
River
Scenic
Wildflowers

Details

0.6 Miles
196 ft elevation gain
Out-and-Back Trail

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