Cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde
Mesa Verde is a US National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site.
( Mesa Verde = " Green Tableland " ).
The park is in Colorado near the Four Corners .
It features ruins built by the Anasazi - an ancient Pueblo people .
The Anasazi made this stone village their home c1200AD.
Mesa Verde NP is known for several spectacular cliff dwellings
- structures built within caves and under outcroppings in cliffs
including the Cliff Palace
- thought to be the largest cliff dwelling in North America.
Cliff Palace at Mesa Verde
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