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Long House

Wetherill Mesa Info Kiosk, Mesa Verde National Park, CO
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Ruins of messa verde, are worth to see if you are interested in discovering old cultures and... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Krakow, Poland
What a great place!

This is a 2 hour ranger tour that starts at Wetherill Mesa info desk. Takes about 2 1/2 hours... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
New York City, New York
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Wetherill Mesa Info Kiosk, Mesa Verde National Park, CO

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Ruins of messa verde, are worth to see if you are interested in discovering old cultures and civilisations.

Thank jplaneta
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This is a 2 hour ranger tour that starts at Wetherill Mesa info desk. Takes about 2 1/2 hours, sneakers or hiking shoes are a must. Definitely recommend because the dwellings are so amazing.

Thank travelnut10101
Reviewed 2 November 2017

By all means while in Mesa Verde try to book one of the ranger lead hikes which take you into one of the sites. You cannot truly appreciate what these dwellings are like from afar.

Thank luv2traveltheparks
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We did one of the ranger guided tours in Long House (we purchased the 5$ ticket one day in advance at the tourist office in Cortez, CO since the tickets to the dwellings tend to sold out very quickly). Long House is about one hours'...More

Thank phaedra o
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Located on Wetherill Mesa, Long House is the second largest cliff dwelling in the park. $5 tickets are required for this 2 1/2 hour ranger led tour. You will need to get them at the Colorado Visitors Center in Cortez (where we got ours-only available...More

Thank IowaTravelFan
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The only thing about Wetherill Mesa is that there is nothing but walking here unless you bring a bicycle. There are up and down hills here so in the summer be prepared with lots of lots of water for the hike here. The Long House...More

Thank SantaFeDiva
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We did Cliff Palace our first day and I did the Long House tour our second day. My wife read the description of this hike in the park newspaper and other sources and was scared off, thinking it might be too challenging, mostly because of...More

Thank parksvisitor
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Our tour of long house was amazing. Our ranger, red beard (didnt catch his name), was so so good. His style was compelling, smart and gave a deeper understanding of the people who called Long House home. He made poignant connections to the present, including...More

Thank Angelica R
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This was my favorite spot in Mesa Verde. The hike was a bit on the strenuous side (which they warn you about), but well worth it. I loved that just one group was there at a time, so you could get great pictures of the...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is one of the big four cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde, along with Cliff Palace, Balconty House and Spruce Tree House. (Spruce Tree house is closed while the park service tries to come up with a way to stabilize the cliff over the site)...More

Thank Richard W
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