Mesa Verde Lodging Will Meet Your Needs
Explore ancient cultures while staying at Mesa Verde lodging, with a visit to Mesa Verde National Park. Choose from any of the Mesa Verde vacation rentals available that enable you to take a ride to Durango. No matter where you wish to visit around Mesa Verde, you will have plenty of Mesa Verde cabins to choose from to meet your needs.
Destination Mesa Verde Lodging for a Day Trip to Durango
Durango is a popular in-state destination for Colorado residents because of the Durango Railway and Museum, whitewater rafting, and outlaw tours. Recreation in Durango is another reason to travel to Mesa Verde lodging. By renting one of the available Mesa Verde vacation rentals, you can go horseback riding, skiing or snowmobile riding in Durango, as well as see Mesa Verde National Park.
Mesa Verde Vacation Rentals Are Close to Mesa Verde National Park
Mesa Verde National Park is the reason many Mesa Verde vacation rentals are booked from spring until autumn. The national park is open year-round but the temperatures in spring through autumn are more comfortable for hiking around the UNESCO World Heritage Site. For those driving from Mesa Verde cabins, it is roughly five to 20 minutes to the park. Your choice in Mesa Verde lodging will determine how far you have to drive.
Exploring the Ancient Past of America Around Mesa Verde Cabins
If you have never heard of Mesa Verde National Park and the UNESCO World Heritage Site, you probably wonder what is so important. The Anasazi People are often referred to as Pueblo people who spent the majority of their lives at the Four Corners. They were one of the first Native American tribes to stop the nomadic life in place of homes and villages. The stone villages at Mesa Verde National Park date to the 1200s AD, and the dwellings were created in the cliffs, with multiple families living in the same home. Even if you do not visit the site, you may discover some important archeological artifacts. Many of the
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are near locations where one may find pottery shards, arrowheads and other artifacts left behind by these ancient people.
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