Mancos is where the Old West meets the New West in southwest Colorado


Mancos, Colorado

Folks discover Mancos on their way to Mesa Verde, just six miles west of town.

They stop by the Visitor Center in search of park information or a good place to eat. Something magical happens once they step onto the quaint, historic streets of town. They decide to explore what Mancos has to offer. They find a variety of eateries, art galleries, a coffee house, a hand-crafted rum distillery, and one of the oldest continuously-operating saloons in Colorado.

Need to stay longer? Enjoy accommodations at one of our local motels, charming B & Bs or a dude ranch. Come discover the adventures awaiting you in southwestern Colorado. Discover why Louis L'Amour made this area his home. He lived up the road a bit and many of his novels are set in the region. Learn more about him by stopping at the Visitor Center. Check out the Louis L'Amour Gallery where his books are on display and for sale.

Mancos: Where the Old West Meets the New.

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