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Mesa Verde Wilderness

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General Trip Planning Information

See general park information for general park trip planning information at http://www.nps.gov/meve/index.htm

Recreational Opportunities

None at this time. All wilderness units in Mesa Verde are closed to general public access, however there is much to see and do at the park. See general park information for tours, trails, and exhibits at http://www.nps.gov/meve/index.htm

Climate and Special Equipment Needs

See general park information for climatic information at http://www.nps.gov/meve/index.htm. The wilderness escarpments are very steep and densely vegetated. Foot travel is very difficult and potentially dangerous.

Safety and Current Conditions

See general park information for regular park visitation safety information at http://www.nps.gov/meve/index.htm. Mesa Verde wilderness areas are closed to general park visitation. The wilderness escarpments are very steep and densely vegetated. Foot travel is very difficult and potentially dangerous.




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