The Farming Terraces Trail is a quick hike (.4 miles) and is perfect for families and people of all skill levels. This hike features scenery of ancient farming terraces, along with wild flowers.

The Farming Terraces Trail is located in Mesa Verde National Park. The trail is best used from March until October. The trail takes approximately ~15 minutes to complete. 

Photos: Anthony Quintano and Kristi Kirschner 

Pack List

  • Water
  • Camera 
  • Sun protection 
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RT Distance 0.4 Miles
Elevation Gain 124 Feet
Activities Chillin, Photography, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Spring, Summer, Autumn
Trail Type Loop
Features
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Scenic
Wildflowers
Wildlife

Please respect the places you find on The Outbound Collective.

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