Category: Mesa Verde

Albuquerque Road Trip Itinerary – Hidden Masterpieces

Albuquerque Road Trip Itinerary – Hidden Masterpieces Taking an Albuquerque road trip into Colorado and Northern New Mexico means exploring untouched terrain and original American culture. If you’ve never been to the Southwest, get ready for history, food and art that cultivates your soul, a level of weird that sharpens your curiosity, and landscapes that’ll […]

Why is the Yampa River such a Big Deal?

Why is the Yampa River such a Big Deal? We sat down with veteran river guide Scotty Guttman to talk about the Yampa River. Scotty had so many great things to tell us about the Yampa that we decided to turn his interview into an article to share our favorite parts with you.   “The […]

6 Unforgettable Things To Do in The San Juans

6 Unforgettable Things To Do in The San Juans The San Juan Mountains are some of most incredible sights to see and areas to explore. They offer countless outdoor activities that will leave you wanting more and more exploration. The main destinations to access this beautiful high and rugged mountain range are Silverton, Ouray and […]

Getting a Lay of the Land: Distances to All Our Major Trips

Getting a Lay of the Land: Distances to All Our Major Trips With so many adventure trips with locations all over the southwest, it can get a bit tricky visualizing their proximities. Read on to get a better idea of how close our trips are to one another!   Salt River The Salt River is […]

Four Remarkable Shoulder Season Trips Crammed With Adventure

Planning a Durango CO Vacation can be tough because there are so many great adventures. What time of year should you visit Durango? In the travel industry, “shoulder season” refers to the time between the high and low seasons. For Durango the shoulder season occurs two different times each year. Fall and spring are the […]

The Best History Tours of the Southwest

  Colorado has a rich and diverse history! From the beginning of civilization to the modern day, there is a history tour out there to walk you through the people and places that have led to current day. Check out the incredible place where life has ebbed and flowed throughout the soaring mountains and high […]

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service

  On August 25th in 1916, with great foresight, Woodrow Wilson signed the National Park Service into existence. It was this act that created the famous mission statement of the National Park Service: “To conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wildlife therein to provide for the enjoyment of the same […]

Mesa Verde Tours & Top History Adventures in the Southwest

Looking for an adventure that is both fun and educational? Mesa Verde National Park provides the perfect educational adventure! Southwest Colorado has so many learning opportunities. Here is a list of our top 5 favorite history adventures.    Mesa Verde Discovery Tours Mesa Verde Tours is tucked away in beautiful Southwest Colorado. Discover the rich […]

Mesa Verde Tours: The History of our History

In order to understand a region and its culture, you have to learn its history.  To some people, this may sound like a chore not worth investing in.  To others, this might be the most exciting thing since the USA women’s team won the World Cup.  However, Mesa Verde National Park is a must visit […]

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