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 and the San Juan Skyway National Scenic Byway Trail of the Ancients Scenic Byway
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Mostly cloudy with snow flurries and snow showers, especially in the afternoon. Temps nearly steady in the low to mid 30s. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 70%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
A mainly sunny sky. High 32F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 36F. Winds light and variable.
Mostly cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High near 40F. Winds light and variable.
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