Mesa Top Loop Road

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Mesa Verde National Park, CO 81330- Map It
Phone: (970) 529-4465

AAA Editor Notes

Mesa Top Loop Road covers two 6-mi. loops in Mesa Verde National Park and provides views of about 40 cliff dwellings from canyon-rim lookout points. Pit houses and pueblos illustrate the architectural sequence of the Mesa Verde structures. Several cliff dwellings can be viewed at close range from lookout points along the cliff edge. Note: The Cliff Palace-Balcony House Loop Road is closed to car traffic during the winter months, although snowshoeing and skiing are permitted.
Park admission May-Oct. $20 (per private vehicle); $15 (per motorcycle); $10 (per person arriving by other means). Park admission rest of year $15 (per private vehicle); $10 (per motorcycle); $7 (per person arriving by other means).
Hours: Daily 8-dusk (weather permitting).