The Cortez area is known as Mesa Verde Country as Mesa Verde National Park is just down the road. You won’t have to look far for off the bike activities with the rich cultural and archeological heritage of Ancestral Puebloans. Spend a day exploring Mesa Verde, Ute Mountain Tribal Park or Hovenweep National Monument. Outdoor activities include hiking, fishing, and hunting just to name a few. The Mesa Verde Country Website lists all these and more!