Be Advised
The information presented in this column is, to the best of our knowledge, correct and accurate at the time of publication. However, because of our lengthy lead time, we recommend you call the proper authorities or local experts for confirmation before visiting.

Editor's Note
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Getting There
From Hwy 160: Take Hwy 666 from Monticello, Utah, to Cortez, Colorado; from New Mexico, Hwy 84 to Pagosa Springs, or I-25, Exit 50 at Walsenburg, Colorado.

Campgrounds: Mesa Verde National Park; six private campgrounds along 160 from Mancos to Pagosa Springs; one at Silverton.

For More Information

Durango Area Tourism Office
111 Camino del Rio, Durango, CO 81302

Mesa Verde National Park
P.O. Box 8, Mesa Verde, CO 81330-0008

Pagosa Springs
Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 787, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147