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Challenging hike but worth it

If you hike both loops plus the trek up to the plateau & back you will have hiked a little over 8... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
Gr8Accountant
,
Arvada, Colorado
via mobile
Nice Views!

This trail climbs the mesa above the campground and basically circles it. We did both trails up... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2016
OregonMarianne
,
Corvallis, Oregon
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A 7.8-mile hiking trail located in Mesa Verde National Park.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Apr 2017
“Challenging hike but worth it”
30 Apr 2016
“Nice Views!”
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Mesa Verde National Park, CO
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

If you hike both loops plus the trek up to the plateau & back you will have hiked a little over 8 miles. There is a cut off between the loops that will take you back to the trail that goes down to the campground...More

Thank Gr8Accountant
Reviewed 30 April 2016

This trail climbs the mesa above the campground and basically circles it. We did both trails up there. There are no ruins, but good views in quite a few directions. It is well marked. The only strenuous part is the climb up to the mesa...More

Thank OregonMarianne
Reviewed 21 August 2014 via mobile

This trail is excellent! We left from the campground at the base and hiked up the side of the ridge about a mile or so And hooked up with the Prater trail loop. Once on Prayer, the hike is flat with spectacular views. Like usual,...More

3  Thank EleveNYC
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