Cortez is located in the southwest corner of Colorado and is accessible along Highway 160 and Highway 491. There is a small regional airport located in Cortez as well as regional airports one hour away in Durango and Farmington. The closest large hub airport is located 4 hours away in Albuquerque, NM.
The drive to Cortez from every direction takes you though some spectacular country. From New Mexico, Arizona and Utah you will see quintessential southwest scenery and from the north through Colorado you will see beautiful mountain tops and vistas.