Knife Edge Trail, Mesa Verde National Park

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  • I took a hike on the Knife Edge Trail on the last of my 4 days at Mesa Verde. I saw only one other hiker. This is only a mile out and a mile back. The highlight is a view of the Mancos Valley and the ...  more »
  • This path is an absolute top recommendation for people who otherwise have little to the hat with nature and hiking. The path is smooth without major increases, and with any footwear to commit 20 minutes per direction. Nevertheless there are hardly any other visitors on the way, maybe because he is not directly on the main access road to the Park. The 2-3 minutes detour to the Morefield campground he is worth but in any case: it has here almost from the outset continuously an overwhelming view on the landscape North of the Mesa Verde NP and the lone cone at the park entrance, while the path below the High plateau with a good-looking landscape winds its way. The prospects have fallen here even better us as at the official and much more frequented lookout points.
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