Prater Ridge Trail, Mesa Verde National Park

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Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Prater Ridge Trail is located in Mesa Verde National Park. Put Prater Ridge Trail and other Mesa Verde National Park attractions into our Mesa Verde National Park trip planning site, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Great trail. Depending on altitude and fitness level this trail is either easy or moderate but very doable. Ascending the plateau is the hardest part. I hiked by myself (66 yr old female) in 2.5...  more »
  • I really enjoyed this hike. I was camping at Mesa Verde's Morefield Campground, so to get to the trailhead I just started walking from my campsite for a relatively short distance. The hike start...  more »

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