Mesa Verde, CO:  Join park staff for a guided hike, learning how to identify animal tracks and signs in the winter at Mesa Verde on Saturday, February 3, beginning at 9 a.m.  The guided hike is free, but advance sign-up is required.   Children should be at least 7 years old to join the hike.  Participants will meet at the Morefield Village parking lot at Morefield Campground, and then explore the hillsides around the campground. Be prepared to be outdoors for 2 – 3 hours with extra layers of clothing and water. There is a limit of 20 people. 

To sign up for the hike, for weather conditions, and for more information on the hike, please call the Chapin Mesa Archeological Museum at 970-529-4631.  The Morefield Campground is located 4 miles from the park entrance.  The park entrance fee is $15.  More information and other upcoming hikes can be found at  For more information about Mesa Verde National Park, please visit our website at