Mesa Verde Country Announces “What’s New” for Visitors to Explore in Summer 2019
– Southwest Colorado vacation destination features new tours, festivals and more –
Cortez, Colo. – Mesa Verde Country located in the southwest corner of the state, has just announced new offerings for the 2019 summer vacation season. Mesa Verde Country is known as the archaeological hotbed of the Southwest, with Mesa Verde National Park, Hovenweep National Monument, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument and Visitor Center and Museum, Ute Mountain Tribal Park, the Crow Canyon Archeological Center and the Cortez Cultural Center. Mesa Verde Country’s Executive Director Kelly Kirkpatrick says these new offerings underscore the fact that one day just isn’t enough for visitors to enjoy all there is to experience in Mesa Verde Country. “Mesa Verde Country is becoming a really desirable destination thanks to the rich cultural experiences in the area,” says Kirkpatrick. “But we also have an amazing festival scene, great restaurants and really unique places to stay.”
Kirkpatrick says these new additions to Mesa Verde Country mean the area is worth visiting – or revisiting! – in the summer of 2019.
NEW FESTIVALS & EVENTS
NEW FOOD & BEVERAGE
For more information on planning a trip to Mesa Verde Country, call 800-530-2998 or visit www.mesaverdecountry.com.
About Mesa Verde Country (www.mesaverdecountry.com)
Mesa Verde Country is in southwest Colorado near the entrance to the magnificent Mesa Verde National Park. The nearby towns of Cortez, Dolores, and Mancos provide accommodations, dining, outdoor fun and visitor services. Named the “Number One Historic Monument in the World” by Conde Nast Traveler and one of the "50 Places of a Lifetime-The World's Greatest Destinations” by National Geographic, Mesa Verde National Park is one of the nation’s first World Heritage sites and the largest archaeological preserve in the country. Two national byways pass through Mesa Verde Country. In addition to the National Park, Mesa Verde Country is loaded with other archaeological attractions: Hovenweep National Monument, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument and Visitor Center and Museum, Ute Mountain Tribal Park, Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, and the Cortez Cultural Center. Mountain biking enthusiasts have recognized Mesa Verde Country as one of the next great mountain biking destinations.
ContactsGaylene Ore, Ore Communications, 970-531-2336, firstname.lastname@example.orgKelly Kirkpatrick, Tourism Director, Mesa Verde Country, 800-530-2998, email@example.com