Mesa VerdeColorado 

Home to the ancestral cliff dwellings of the Pueblo.

Mesa Verde National Park protects 600 cliff dwellings created by Ancestral Pueblo people and nearly 5,000 archeological sites. In addition to the archaeological sites and petroglyphs, there are panoramic canyon views and scenic overlooks.

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Nearby Fishing

McPhee Reservoir, the second largest lake in Colorado, is located a half hour north of the park in
McPhee Recreation Area. The lake holds both cold and warm water fish, with the major draw rainbow
trout and kokanee salmon. Smallmouth bass, crappie and other species can also be caught in the
lake. If you prefer fly fishing, try the Animas River one hour east near Durango. It is known for
its big brown trout.

Recent Bird Sightings

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Weather Forecast:

Partly Cloudy
Tuesday
Partly Cloudy
High 33°/Low 7°
0%
Clear
Wednesday
Clear
High 33°/Low 15°
0%
Clear
Thursday
Clear
High 37°/Low 14°
10%
Mostly Cloudy
Friday
Mostly Cloudy
High 36°/Low 15°
20%

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Some Hotels and Other Lodging Options:

Roundtrip Flights to Albuquerque:

Origin Departure date Return date Find Ticket

Austin

02/17/2019

02/19/2019

Tickets from $ 153

Las Vegas

03/23/2019

03/29/2019

Tickets from $ 174

Denver

02/27/2019

03/31/2019

Tickets from $ 176

Phoenix

02/15/2019

02/18/2019

Tickets from $ 177

Santa Ana

02/12/2019

02/13/2019

Tickets from $ 179

Los Angeles

02/04/2019

02/07/2019

Tickets from $ 181

Burbank

02/04/2019

02/07/2019

Tickets from $ 197

New York

03/27/2019

08/21/2019

Tickets from $ 217

Atlanta

04/24/2019

05/01/2019

Tickets from $ 226

Portland

07/03/2019

07/08/2019

Tickets from $ 241

Missoula

02/21/2019

02/25/2019

Tickets from $ 261

Covington

02/03/2019

02/08/2019

Tickets from $ 265

Tucson

03/28/2019

04/01/2019

Tickets from $ 275

Chicago

02/22/2019

02/25/2019

Tickets from $ 289

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