Press Room

Welcome to the Mesa Verde Country Press Room.

See the 2018 Press Kit here.

If you need personal assistance, slides, photos, CDs, or other media information, please contact:

Kelly Kirkpatrick, Tourism Director, Box HH, Cortez, CO 81321 or phone 800-530-2998. Email: Use our online signup form if you would like to be added to our Media Mailing List to receive Press Releases via email. You may also use this form to be notified of upcoming Press Trips to Mesa Verde Country.

In The News

Striking Southwest Colorado Gold

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Consider Mesa Verde Country for National Plan for Vacation Day

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Follow in the footsteps of Ancestral Puebloans

Dallas News

Scenic towns in Colorado’s Southwest

Off Beat Travel – Patrice Raplee


Top 10 Lost Cities Around the World

The Best of Mesa Verde Country, Colorado Explore the Parks: Mesa Verde National Park Explore the Parks: Colorado’s National Monuments How to Get the Most Out of the National Parks This Summer – The New York Times Best National Parks Without Waiting Lines – Outside Online

Mesa Verde National Park One of America’s Top 10 Hidden Gems – The Denver Post

Mesa Verde National Park Declared Best Cultural Attraction of the West by Sunset Magazine – PR Newswire Dolores: The Ultimate Mountain Biking Base Camp for the Whole Family – Outside Online 

Dolores: Overlooked and Almost Forgotten Treasures – EnCompass Magazine


Ghosts on the Mesa – 5280

Mancos Become Certified Creative District – Colorado Creative Industries Montezuma Land Conservancy Earns National Recognition Crow Canyon Archaeological Center Earns Three-Star Rating from Charity Navigator Crow Canyon Archaeologist Featured in Water Documentary Caffeine Found in Goodman Point Vessels – Crow Canyon Archaeological Center Burned Pit Structure Yields Unusual Finds – Crow Canyon Archaeological Center  

Media Photo Gallery

Balcony House
Mountain Biking
Cliff Palace
Hanneberg Square House
Mancos Sunset
Native Dancer
Phils World
Natives Dancing
Mesa Verde Cliff House
Slick Rock Biking
Ute Tribal Park
Square Tower Group
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