Basecamp: Cortez

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Founded in 1886, Cortez was established for the men working on bringing irrigation water from the Dolores River into the Montezuma Valley. Cortez is located on the “Main Branch” of the Old Spanish National Historic Trail and the Trail of the Ancients Scenic Byway.

Sits on the main Old Spanish National Historic Trail
San Juan Skyway National Scenic Byway
Trail of the Ancients Scenic Byway

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Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 30s.
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Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 59F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
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Sunshine in the morning followed by mostly cloudy skies during the afternoon. High 52F. SSE winds shifting to W at 10 to 15 mph.
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Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 51F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

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