Tag Archive: World Heritage Site

Feb 23

Spruce Tree House: Mesa Verde National Park

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Spruce Tree House offers a window to the pre-Columbian times of the desert southwest.  The third largest cliff dwellings in Mesa Verde National Park. Situated in a deep overhang. Spruce Tree House has 114 rooms and eight kivas. Due to its protective shelter the Spruce Tree House is the best preserved cliff dwelling area in …

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Dec 17

Mesa Verde National Park

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Mesa Verde National Park is a fascinating window into pre-Columbian civilization.  A World Heritage Site, Mesa Verde National Park protects over 5,000 archeological areas.   This also includes 600 cliff dwellings the main reason that we visited the park.  The cliff dwellings were amazing to see.  For the life of me, no mechanized tools and still …

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