Far View Lodge Cortez

Mesa Verde Mile Marker 15, Cortez, Colorado, 81330, United States | Hotel
Prices starting from $119.00

Travel Blogs from Cortez

Mesa Verde, op naar Durango

A travel blog entry by zjonneke on Sep 15, 2013

3 comments, 5 photos

We worden wakker in Mesa Verda en kijken naar buiten. Het uitzicht blijft adembenemend. We eten ons gisteren zelf aangeschafte ontbijt en kunnen er weer tegenaan. Het eten gisteravond was overigens heerlijk. Was wel weer eens een keertje lekker na die meuk van gisteren... ;-) We vertrekken naar The Cliff Palace. Onder leiding van de hopman, die …

History isn't always what you think it is

A travel blog entry by mountainwoman


... story unfolded. The Hopi recognized many aspects of the cliff dwellings because they build and use similar structures even today. What was once thought of as a hole for holding a structural pole, the Hopis described as a symbolic opening in the earth from where all beings came. What was once thought of as a seat was described by them as a shelf. What was thought to be an altar was actually a ventilation structure.

The ranger urged us to think ...

Just Taking Our Time

A travel blog entry by peedeedog


... in the world, or as he said, "preserve the works of man". It is the only cultural National Park set aside by the National Park System. It occupies 81.4 square miles near the Four Corners and features numerous ruins of homes ...

Magic day in Sand Canyon

A travel blog entry by rosiemarzouk


... not been maintained as in the Mesa Verde park, but were still intact enough to see what was there. The day warmed up as always and we shed layers, and were comfortably warm. The track had patches of ice and snow (sometimes mixed with cactus!) where the sun didn't reach, as did the mountain sides. And the river down in the canyon was a white thread of ice. ...

Visual Feast on a Green Table: Mesa Verde

A travel blog entry by keralajs


... to the four corners of the earth before settling in their final home. The Hopis in Arizona and the Indians of the pueblos in the Rio Grande valley of New Mexico revere Mesa Verde as an ancestral home.

We toured three of the cliff dwellings in the park, two on the required ranger-guided hikes and a third by ourselves. "Cliff Palace" is the largest cliff dwelling in North America, with 150 rooms and 23 kivas. The kiva, an ...

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This hotel, located on Mesa Verde Mile Marker 15, Cortez, is near Dominguez and Escalante Ruins.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsFar View Lodge Cortez

Reviewed by zjonneke

Geweldig uitzicht

Reviewed Sep 14, 2013
by (15 reviews) Kaatsheuvel , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

Dit hotel is dé plek om Mesa Verde vandaan te verkennen. Je zit midden in het National Park met een adembenemend uitzicht over de omgeving. De kamers zijn tip top in orde en voorzien van alle gemakken. Zeer vriendelijke ontvangst en een prima restaurant. Gratis wifi beschikbaar.

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TripAdvisor Reviews Far View Lodge Cortez

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good