The Mesa Verde National Park and Crow Canyon Archaeological Center Tour begins with a 45 minute flight that skirts the La Sal mountains to the south, and passes over cattle ranches and pinto bean farms into Colorado. After viewing the ancient cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde and Ute Mountain Tribal Park from above and landing in Cortez, Colorado, you will travel by van to Crow Canyon, which hums with the excitement and activity of students and practicing archaeologists. Here you will enjoy an overview of regional archaeological topics, an authentic hands-on activity, and a tour of the labs. Lunch is included. This six-hour adventure begins at 8 am.