Mesa Verde

Cliff Palace, Mesa Verde, cliff dwellings, Ancestral Puebloans, Colorado

Cliff Palace Sunset : Prints Available

Our last stop of our desert road trip was to visit the cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde, in southwest Colorado. We toured the Cliff Palace – the largest cliff dwelling there, with more than 150 rooms. The cliff dwellings were built around the year 1200 A.D. by the Ancestral Puebloans, who farmed on the mesa above the dwellings.

Cliff Palace, Mesa Verde, cliff dwellings, Ancestral Puebloans, Colorado

Cliff Palace : Prints Available

What a fascinating place!

Cliff Palace, ruins, Mesa Verde, Colorado

Cliff Palace Building : Prints Available