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Mesa Verde National Park

Laurel Bollmeier of Windsor took this photo at the Colorado National Monument on Sept. 25, 2013.

Tipton, Udall Oppose Colorado Monument Park Status

Colorado National Monument in Mesa County is not going to be designated a national park.

07/07/2014

Mesa Verde National Park (credit: Jason Hussong)

Mesa Verde Seeks Public Comment On Reducing Overcrowding

Changes could be coming to Mesa Verde National Park as park officials are asking for the public’s help on how to deal with overcrowding.

06/25/2014

Mesa Verde National Park  (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Report: Mesa Verde Among U.S. Landmarks Threatened By Climate Change

Major historical landmarks across the U.S. are at risk from the impacts of climate change, with locations such as the Statue of Liberty and Mesa Verde National Park threatened by factors including rising sea levels and wildfires.

05/20/2014

A boat tour offers a closer view of the Black Canyon. (credit: CBS)

Study: National Park Visits In Colorado Generate Big Economic Benefits

Every dollar invested in Colorado’s national parks generates $10 in return. That’s the finding of a survey looking at 2012 tourism numbers.

03/04/2014

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National Parks Waive Entrance Fees

Entrance fees are being waived at Colorado’s national parks this weekend to celebrate Presidents Day.

02/15/2014

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National Parks To Waive Entrance Fees On MLK Day

Entrance fees are being waived at several national parks and monuments in Colorado on Monday to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

01/18/2014

Mesa Verde National Park (credit: Jason Hussong)

Search Continues For Texas Man In Mesa Verde Park

Rescuers are climbing cliffs and scouring a rugged area near the Mesa Verde National Park headquarters in Colorado for a Texas man missing since Sunday.

06/12/2013

Mesa Verde National Park (credit: CBS)

Search On For Missing Texas Man In Mesa Verde Park

Rescuers are searching a rugged area near the Mesa Verde National Park headquarters in Colorado for a Texas man missing since Sunday.

06/11/2013

The Indian Gulch Fire in 2011 (credit: CBS)

Wildfire Bills Get Governor’s Signature

Wildfire prevention measures passed after Colorado’s tragic wildfire season last year have been signed into law by Gov. John Hickenlooper.

05/23/2013

Mesa Verde National Park (credit: Jason Hussong)

Grant To Help Mesa Verde Develop Winter Trails

Mesa Verde National Park has won a grant to help create snowshoe and ski trails to some of its more remote ruins, so people can better enjoy the park in the winter.

05/31/2012

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