American Holiday Mesa Verde Inn Cortez
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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Travel Blogs from Cortez
... br> First it was 15 miles up an awesome twisty, turny mountain road to the top of the mesa and the Far View Lodge where we checked in and made reservations for dinner at the restaurant next door. Then it was back on the bike for another 10 miles across the mesa to the location of the Cliff Palace Tour. It took about an hour to navigate all this, but we made it to the tour with 20 minutes to spare. As we hung out on ...
... table and Aunt Laura, Uncle Tony, and Van came to do the next tour with us. This was a tour of Cliff Palace. This was very cool. We got to climb three 10 ft ladders in a row. Then we came home to make homemade pizza's. Uncle Tony and Aunt Laura' friends Chris and Yarri came over for dinner. We had a good time playing knock out and seeing Chris sing "Let It Go" with the girls. When everybody left we took showers and went to bed. Tomorrow we will leave to go to the Grand ...
Now I want a cliff house ;) we ran through spruce house and did the paid cliff palace tour - buy your tickets at the front for this. Griffin was super excited by doing all the crazy stairs and ladders. Boys really enjoyed asking the ranger questions. We definitely left wanting to see ...
... ladder to get to the cliff palace. We viewed the round kivas and looked into some of the rooms before climbing out. We climbed stairs through rock outcroppings then three ladders surrounded by rocks to bet back to the top. Lunch was at a picnic table there. We then headed out, stopping at a couple of overlooks. We next went to the Spruce Tree House. There is a short, steep, paved trail down to this house. It is the ...
... pictures can prepare you for the sight. None of our pics will do it justice but we snapped away around numerous rude & clueless people. We then thought we'd checkout the hotel & then take a shuttle to some viewing spots. What we didn't realise was that our hotel wasn't in the main village & the map we had didn't even have the part where we entered the park. What we thought would take ten minutes was over an hour - sigh. The bright side was our room was ...