Mesa Verde National Park Sights

Badger House Community

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Published 11/18/2015

Fodor's Review

A self-guided walk along paved and gravel trails takes you through a group of four mesa-top dwellings. The community, which covers nearly 7 acres, dates back to the year 650, the Basketmaker Period, and includes a primitive, semisubterranean pit house and what's left of a multistoried stone pueblo. Allow about 45 minutes to see the sites. The trail is 2.4 miles round-trip. The park plans to offer bike rentals, too.

Sight Information


Wetherill Mesa Rd., 12 miles from Far View Visitor Center, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado, 81330, USA

Sight Details:

  • Free

Published 11/18/2015


Book A Hotel

What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights
  • Hotels

See all sights in Mesa Verde National Park

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?




Don't Miss

No Thanks