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Boggy Draw Trail

Dolores, Colorado

8.26 mi / 525 ft gain

McPhee Overlook via House Creek Campground

Dolores, Colorado

6.75 mi / 912 ft gain

Phil's World Mountain Bike Trail

Cortez, Colorado

19.33 mi / 1732 ft gain

Main, 2More, Trust and Hippy House Loop

Cortez, Colorado

9.69 mi / 692 ft gain

Mesa Verde National Park Scenic Drive

Mancos, Colorado

15.08 mi / 2247 ft gain

Hike Point Lookout Trail

Mancos, Colorado

5.0
2.3 mi / 400 ft gain

Mesa Verde Point Lookout Trail

Mancos, Colorado

2.09 mi / 482 ft gain

Knife Edge Trail

Mancos, Colorado

2 mi / 174 ft gain

Hike the Knife Edge Trail

Mancos, Colorado

2 mi / 20 ft gain

Places to stay

Mcphee Recreation Complex

Dolores, Colorado

Mcphee Recreation Complex

House Creek

Dolores, Colorado

House Creek

Ridge Road Hideaway

Ridge Road Hideaway

From $25 / night

Target Tree Campground

Dolores, Colorado

Target Tree Campground

Morefield Campground

Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

Morefield Campground

From $33 / night

Far View Lodge

Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

Far View Lodge

From $129 / night

Guides and stories

Visiting Old Friends

Visiting Old Friends

Sarah Ortegon

Beautiful Lodging in America’s Most Unique National Park

Beautiful Lodging in America’s Most Unique National Park

The Outbound Collective

10 Photos of Mesa Verde National Park's Stunning Landscape

10 Photos of Mesa Verde National Park's Stunning Landscape

The Outbound Collective

Why You Should Explore These Incredible Cliff Dwellings in Mesa Verde National Park

Why You Should Explore These Incredible Cliff Dwellings in Mesa Verde National Park

Christin Healey

6 Amazing Adventures in Mesa Verde National Park

6 Amazing Adventures in Mesa Verde National Park

Haley Baker

Why Shiprock Should Be on Your Southwest Adventure Bucket List

Why Shiprock Should Be on Your Southwest Adventure Bucket List

Joseph Gulizia

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