Mesa Verde in Montezuma County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Mesa Verde National Park
Throughout the Mesa Verde area there is strong evidence of cooperation and exchange: ceremonial structures like Sun Temple check dams, widespread advances in pottery and architecture. The Mesa Verde culture could not have developed so rapidly, or accomplished so much in isolation.
Erected by National Park Service-United States Department of the Interior.
Location. 37° 9.942′ N, 108° 29.49′ W. Marker is in Mesa Verde, Colorado, in Montezuma County. Marker is on Mesa Top Loop. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mesa Verde National Park CO 81330, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pithouse Life (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fire Temple (approx. 0.7 miles away); Oak Tree House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Split-Level History (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mesa Verde Administrative District Prehistoric Mesa Verde Reservoirs (approx. 5.2 miles away); Far View Reservoir (approx. 5.2 miles away); A Monument to Time (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mesa Verde.
Categories. • Anthropology • Landmarks • Native Americans •
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