Cliff Palace, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

Mesa Verde National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ancient Puebloan Indians lived in these cliff dwellings. Tree ring dating indicates that construction and refurbishing of Cliff Palace was continuous from c. AD 1190 through c. 1260. Cliff Palace was abandoned by 1300.

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Doug Best on January 7, 2009

Mesa Verde National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ancient Puebloan Indians lived in these cliff dwellings. Tree ring dating indicates that construction and refurbishing of Cliff Palace was continuous from c. AD 1190 through c. 1260. Cliff Palace was abandoned by 1300.

deathmango on July 6, 2009

Beautiful photo, but its location on Google Earth is actually where Spruce Tree House is.

M. blakelylaw on December 11, 2012

I suspect I will eventually F&L all of your photos. They're super.

Adem Dogan on January 1, 2013

Remarkable and Superb Photography. Fantastic Picture. LIKE 2

Happy New Year Doug Best

Best Wishes from Germany. Adem Dogan

Seima I on January 5, 2013

Amazing place! Great shot!!

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Greetings from Japan,SEIMA

Doug Best on January 5, 2013

Thanks SEIMA, for your comments and Like!

Greetings from central Ohio!

Doug

ags83642 on March 11, 2013

Great photo Doug, I haven't made it to this area so I can enjoy your travels. You have many wonderful shots in your gallery. Best Wishes, Greg. Thanks for the visit.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 7, 2008
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Doug Best
    • Camera: Canon EOS 40D
    • Taken on 2008/08/05 00:36:13
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 35.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO250
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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