Southwestern Colorado

Southwestern Colorado, commonly called Mesa Verde Country, is a region of the state of in the that is known for beautiful landscapes, rich history, cultural heritage, and an abundance of outdoor activities.

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is a United States National Park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in the southwestern corner of the state of . Photo: Ken Lund, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The City of is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of , , .

is a small city in the state of . Photo: Redline2200, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a mountain town in the state of . Photo: Denverjeffrey, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a small town in Southwestern Colorado, magnificently situated in the San Juan Mountains and nicknamed "The Switzerland of America" for its scenery and outdoor recreational opportunities. Photo: Bede735, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the Southwestern part of the state of .

is a town in the Uncompahgre Valley in Southwestern . Photo: Felipecbg, CC BY 2.5.

is in the southern approximately 100 miles from , the intersection of , , , and . Photo: John Fowler, CC BY 2.0.

is a small town in San Juan County in Southwestern Colorado. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in Southwestern Colorado along the San Juan River. Photo: Gmhatfield, CC0.

is a city located in Southwestern Colorado, near the Four Corners, at the base of Mesa Verde National Park. Photo: Carol M. Highsmith, Public domain.

is a national park run by the National Park Service located in Southwestern Colorado, 15 mi east of Montrose. Photo: Massimo Catarinella, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Town of is a Home Rule Municipality in , , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is in the heart of Mesa Verde Country, near the Canyons of the Ancients National Monument and the Anasazi Heritage Center in Southwestern Colorado, and only 15 miles from the entrance to .

is a Statutory Town in , , United States. Photo: Denverjeffrey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town on the Ute Mountain Ute Reservation in Southwestern Colorado, in the region of the .

Southwestern Colorado

Latitude of center
37.73° or 37° 43' 48" north
Longitude of center
-107.71° or 107° 42' 36" west

Also Known As

  • Chinese: 科羅拉多​​州西南部
  • Chinese: 科羅拉多州西南部
  • English: Southwest Colorado
  • Portuguese: Sudoeste do Colorado

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