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Mesa Verde National Park Sights

Ranger-Led Tours

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Updated 10/02/2013

Fodor's Review

The cliff dwellings known as Balcony House, Cliff Palace, and Long House can be explored only on ranger-led tours; the first two last about an hour, the third is 90 minutes. Buy tickets at the Visitor and Research Center. These are active tours and may not be suitable for children; each requires climbing ladders without handrails and squeezing through tight spaces. Be sure to bring water and sunscreen.

Sight Information

Sight Details:

  • $3
  • Cliff Palace: early Apr.–early Nov. Balcony House: late Apr.–early Oct. Long House: Memorial Day–Labor Day. See website for dates and times.

Updated 10/02/2013

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