Group Information

Mesa Verde National Park can accommodate groups of any size! While the roads in the park are winding and narrow tour buses are still able to make the journey. There are group camp sites at Moorefield Campground but they do have to be reserved in advance.

Special educational Ranger Guided tours of Balcony House can also be arranged in advanced for school groups.

Mesa Verde National Park Group Tour

The Mesa Verde National Park Tour is a full day professionally guided tour of the most spectacular places to visit in the park. Group trips from Durango, CO are available everyday. Park fees, ranger-guided dwelling tours, transportation, and a great deli lunch are all included. Discounted groups rates start at 10 or more! Read more about tours…

Mesa Verde Information

  • Special Tours for Photographers
    Special Tours for Photographers
    Mesa Verde Park Staff is offering two special tours for Summer 2017! There will be four special sunrise tours of Balcony House and Twilight Tours of Cliff Palace everyday May 26 – Sept 9. These tours will offer a unique oppoerunity to capture these spectacular cliff...
  • Petroglyph Point Trail Hike
    Petroglyph Point Trail Hike
    The Petroglyph Point Trail is a lovely excursion for the active bunch to do while visiting Mesa Verde. The 2.4 mile trail is a good activity to do during the heat of the day. The majority of the trail and most strenuous part is shaded, ending...
  • Step House on Wetherill Mesa
    Step House on Wetherill Mesa
    This self-guided tour of Step House on Wetherill Mesa is quick and accessible from the trail, 3/4 mile in length that loops the dwelling. We recommend doing this either at the beginning or end of the day due to the high sun exposure of the trail...

Park Alerts

  • Spruce Tree House Temporarily Closed
    Spruce Tree House Temporarily Closed
    Spruce Tree House, an iconic self-guided cliff dwelling in the heart of Chapin Mesa, is unfortunately CLOSED for the unforeseeable future due to concerns about rock fall. It can still be viewed from the Museum overlook....
Group Information July 18, 2014
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