This is where your majestic tours begins! Ute Mountain Ute Tribal Park's Visitor Center located Corner of Highway Junction 160/491.
Enjoy the beautiful land views of our acient ones.
This is the main office located 480 Sunset Blvd. in Towaoc,CO on the reservation.
Jackson Butte located across the street from the Tribal Park's visitor's center on Highway Junction 160/491.
Found at Red Pottery Site in Mancos Canyon, Ute Mountain Ute Reservation.

Ute Mountain Ute Tribal Park

 

P.O. BOX 109

Towaoc, Colorado 81334

Direct phone: (970) 565-9653

E-Mail: utepark@fone.net

Visitor Center: Located Corner of Highway Junction 160/491 in the Majestic Four Corners area

Do you miss nature as much as nature misses you? Come out and enjoy nature learn the history of our land as it was millions of years ago. Enjoy the company of the local Native American Tribe the people (care takers of the land) of the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe. Make memories that last a lifetime, hear stories of our ancient ones while creating your own memories.Come Visit our Beautiful land, and breath taking sunsets.

COME EXPLORE & ADVENTURE!

 

Tour Information

We offer array of options in our tour section:
  • Full Day Tours
  • Camping
  • Half Day Tours
  • Transportation
  • Special Tours
  • Cabin Rentals
  • Private Tours
  • Military Discounts

 

 

Essential Tour Information

YOU MUST HAVE A UTE GUIDE TO ENTER THE UTE MOUNTAIN UTE TRIBAL LAND. WE "DO NOT" ALLOW SELF-GUIDED TOURS.

No dogs are allowed. No professional photography is allowed

It is our duty as Native Americans to preserve and protect our historical land sites so, PLEASE DO NOT REMOVE pottery shards or deface prehistoric or any historical elements while on tour(s).

*It must be noted that the Ute Mountain reservation is sovereign nation, and we ask you respectfully to accept our ways of life and our cultural believes.

Ute Mountain Tribal Park Visitor Center has rest rooms with running water.All rest rooms with non-running water or outdoor type are cleaned and stocked with toilet paper.

 

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TWENTY- SECOND ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE

The following event is scheduled for May 28, 2022

During the National Preservation month of May Ute Mountain Tribal Park will have an Open House on May 28, 2022, from 8:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. The Open House will be the Tribal Park Visitor Center/Museum at Highway Junction 160/491 (formerly Highway Junction 160/666), twenty miles south of Cortez, Colorado, and eight miles south of the Ute Mountain Casino.

 

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Half Day 9am-12pm

Full Day 9am-4pm

Special Tours 5.6 miles

Transportation reservations

Camping Cost

Cabin Rental

Private Tours

 

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Come and join us?

The Ute Mountain Tribal Park is offering to the public Pool Canyon Nordenskiold Cliff Dwelling tour, a rarely visited area of the park. The Tours are scheduled to start at the entrance of Mesa Verde National Park and across to the Ute Mountain Reservation.

Tours are scheduled to start at the entrance of Mesa Verde National Park (MVNP) from 8:30 a.m. to approximately 5:00 p.m.

The hiking time from the parking area to visit the Ancestral Puebloan Cliff Dwellings are approximately five hours hiking and four miles round trip.

Please come and enjoy nature again, visit us at our park for our other tour(s), camping, or just for hike.

 

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Want to visit a rare area of the park?

Then this is the tour for you! Inaccessible Casa Colorado & Casa Blanca Cliff Dwelling Tour at the entrance of Mesa Verde National Park from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

The tour involves a drive thru Mesa Verde National Park and across to the Ute Mountain Reservation.

The hiking time from the parking area to visit the cliff dwellings are approximately five hours hiking and two miles round trip.

Visitors must be physically active for the tour and must provide their own back pack, drinking water, lunch, and wear comfortable gear.

Tours are not handicapped accessible.


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Do you like a physical challenge?

This is the tour for all you adventures and hikers alike. This tour involves a climb of four ladders and a four and a half mile hike to Morris 3 Cliff Dwelling.

This tour takes approximately 7 - 8 hours. Starting location is at the Ute Mountain Tribal Park Visitor Center/Museum.

    Note:

  • This tour area is not handicapped accessible
  • Arrive 15-30 min before tour starts
  • Must bring lunch, water, and comfortable hiking gear.
  • Reservations required.

 

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