LODGING & CAMPING
Lodging and Camping in the Cortez Colorado Area
There are numerous hotels, motels, guest ranches and campgrounds to choose from in Dolores and Cortez. Here are a few to consider:
In Towac: 30 miles from Shiprock
The Ute Mountain Ute Hotel features a casino, Hotel and restaurant. Click here for details http://www.utemountaincasino.com
In Cortez: 45 miles from Shiprock
Holiday Inn Express (970) 565-6000
Super 8 (970) 235-2553
Cortez Mesa Verde KOA campground and cabins (970) 565-9301
Best Western Turquoise Inn & Suites (970) 565-3778
In Dolores: 50 miles from Shiprock
Dolores River Campground and Cabins (970) 882-7761
Dolores Mountain Inn (970) 882-7203
McPhee Recreation Area has a public US Forest Service Campground on McPhee Reservoir https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/sanjuan/recarea/?recid=43054
Security and Safety
Please be advised that the Navajo Nation is a sovereign entity and is not subject to the laws of the State of Arizona, which has no jurisdiction in the Navajo Nation. All are welcomed here and are treated respectfully. All Federal laws do apply.
All participants will be required to sign in at DBI greeting booth.
Daily and Weekly Parking Permits are required by Dine’ College.
Be responsible for all of your belongings. Label everything you will have sitting out. Be courteous to others.
Report any safety or security issues immediately to Campus Security and/or DBI.
Shiprock,NM at Dine College North Campus
1228 Yucca Dr, Shiprock, NM 87420
The Navajo Nation is on Mountain Daylight Time. All times for Sheep is Life events are MDT (same time as Denver, Salt Lake City, or Albuquerque) The State of Arizona is on Mountain Standard Time.