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Ute Mountain Tribal Park

Highway 666, Towaoc, CO
+1 800-847-5485
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I don't want to drag this out, so I'll say this: My husband and I visited Mesa Verde the day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cynthia B
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Dallas
Incredible Adventure!

My husband and I were the only ones on a full day tour with Rick. We called for several days with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carolyn G
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West Plains, Missouri
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The cliff dwellings at the Ute Mt. Tribal Park are a true find. See Ute wall paintings and petroglyphs as they were, and take your time: this secluded site gets far less visitors than Mesa Verde.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“mesa verde” (26 reviews)
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Highway 666, Towaoc, CO
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+1 800-847-5485
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't want to drag this out, so I'll say this: My husband and I visited Mesa Verde the day before, and it does have amazing dwellings to see..... from a distance (understandably so if you want to preserve them). You could take a tour...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were the only ones on a full day tour with Rick. We called for several days with no answer. Don't give up! They are short-handed and will answer eventually. It's worth the wait! Rick has a wealth of information about the...More

Thank Carolyn G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here to learn a bit about the local Ute culture. Wow! The guy working the place had all kinds of information and stories. The exhibits in this small building are museum class. We also received information about Ute guided tours on the...More

Thank Joan C
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We heard about this tour through my Uncle - I don't think it would have come up in a search. An amazing contrast to Mesa Verde. Our guide was Ricky, we opted to travel in their van. He was so informative and so earnest. I...More

Thank Nicola O
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We opted to take the private tour with Gerald. It consisted of all the stops on the half day tour plus a drive to the mesa top for an overlook of most of the ancient pueblo sites. Amazing sites made more amazing by the in...More

Thank Murra_Meyer
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Those things we cherish most are those that are surprising and unspoiled. Porcupine House is one of those unique experiences. You'll need to hire a Ute Mountain guide to take you in.

Thank Ingo46
Reviewed 3 April 2017

2 Ute Mountain Utes guided us in their van to see Ancestral Puebloan ruins that are in Ute land. This is an incredibly complex socio-political situation. These 2 people handled it with poise & aplomb. They were extremely well-informed about the archaeologic & anthropologic history...More

1  Thank PeachGazeach
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We live in Durango and frequently hike and backpack where there r ruins which always makes the hikes more fun. We found out about the Mountain Utes Mesa Verde from a friend and finally made it over for the guided tour. We got a permit...More

Thank seahorsesrock
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

You have the option to take your own vechicle, don't do this if possible, the places they take you are dusty, rocky, and hard on your vechicle. Even with four wheel drive and a high wheel base you will get jarred, great possible of cutting...More

1  Thank Smokehouse970
Reviewed 4 November 2016

My friend and I took a road trip from the Midwest to several states out west to celebrate the 100th anniversary of our National Parks. In researching things to do I lucked out on finding this tour. I agree with a previous contributor that tripadvisor...More

4  Thank LadyAutum
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marilyn b
14 July 2017|
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Response from Murra_Meyer | Reviewed this property |
Check TripAdvisor for their website/contact us page for their phone number. They schedule tours based on which guide is available.
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TABAM02
8 July 2016|
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Response from alm212 | Reviewed this property |
I would not bring your children. My wife is 5 ft 2 inches and she had a hard time with the ladders.
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