COVID-19 Guest Updates

COVID-19 Guest Updates

UPDATED: March 25, 2020 @ 3:55 PM (PST)

Mesa Verde National Park is announcing additional modifications to operations in response to guidance from the local health department. Effective at sunset on March 25, 2020, Mesa Verde will be closed to all park visitors until further notice. This closure includes the main park road and all loop roads.

Press Release:

UPDATED: March 19, 2020 @ 11:04 AM (PST)

Far View Lodge, Metate Room, Far View Terrace Cafe, Spruce Tree Terrace Cafe, Morefield Campground and the 700 Years Tour will not be available until Friday May 1st. 

Cliff Palace driving loop, Mesa Top driving loop, and Far View Sites will remain open for visitors.

UPDATED: March 13, 2020 @ 12:05 PM (PST)

Aramark takes the safety and security of our guests and employees very seriously and we want you to enjoy your vacation and time at our destination. We are carefully monitoring the evolving coronavirus situation and are in regular contact with health agencies for information and guidance. Aramark continues to implement preventive measures in line with the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as well as state and local health agencies.

Examples Include:

  • Placed additional hand sanitizers throughout our operations.
  • Scheduling frequent cleaning and disinfection in high guest contact areas.
  • Providing information about good hygiene practices and illness prevention to our guests and employees.

If there are any cancellations or changes to our operations, impacted guests will be notified immediately.

Additionally, Aramark has developed a comprehensive pandemic management plan. We are taking the steps necessary to handle the situation as it evolves. We appreciate your patience and are thankful for our loyal guests, employees and community.

We look forward to seeing you soon.


CDC website:

National Park Service Pubic Health Update webpage: