Walking Colorado: An Introduction to the Origins Section
Cliff Palace in Mesa Verde, Southwestern Colorado
Ute Encampment, Denver
White River Ute Indian Agency
Plaza, Bent's Old Fort Historic Site
Hundreds of generations of Native American ancestors are represented in Colorado by scatters of artifacts along with the less portable evidence of shelter, the warmth of hearths, storage needs, and symbolic expression. We learn about them through archaeology and indigenous peoples’ oral traditions...