Walk the paths of the Ancient Ones
World renowned for its ancestral Pueblo Indian dwellings, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mesa Verde National Park is just down the road, as is the Anasazi Heritage Center and several other famous historical archaeological sites like Hovenweep National Monument, Crow Canyon Archaeological Center and Lowry Pueblo. For a more personal guided tour and cultural perspective, plan an all-day visit to the Ute Mountain Tribal Park south of Cortez.
Colorado Vacation Scenic Daytrips
Outpost Motel, Cabins & RV Park is situated in Dolores, Colorado on the San Juan Skyway National Scenic Byway. Panoramic beauty is abundant in any direction! Indulge in a day trip while in the area explore the San Juan Mountains and National Forests, Telluride, Durango, Mancos and Cortez. The beauty of Monument Valley, Canyonlands and Arches National Parks are just a short drive away.
Mountain Recreation Hotspot
Hiking, biking, horseback riding... fishing, big game hunting, snowmobiling, cross-country and downhill skiing: Southwest Colorado has a recreational opportunity for all ages and every interest! Bring your mountain bike along and try the trails at Phil's World. Hike the canyons, meadows and mountains and discover a feast of wildflowers. Golf the 18-hole professional links of Conquistador Golf Course in Cortez, or try your hand at fishing the Gold Medal waters of the Dolores River.