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Two-Mile High Leadville: Rich with Mining History

By on August 15, 2017

Feverish mining activity in the late 1800s put Leadville, Colorado on the map. Its rich mines of lead, gold, silver, and other ores produced billions during its heyday and…

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Scenic Byway: Alpine Loop

By on August 9, 2017

In the heart of the San Juan Mountains, the Alpine Loop Scenic and Historic Byway traverses sweeping tundra landscapes and crests two alpine passes. Tiny, fragile flowers hug sheer…

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Kit Carson County Carousel: Take a Ride on History

By on July 26, 2017

 The historic Kit Carson County Carousel (also known as PTC #6) was built in 1905 by the Philadelphia Toboggan Company for Elitch Gardens in Denver, where it operated every…

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A Spirited Bunch: Central City’s Ghosts

By on July 14, 2017

A ghost hunter’s fantasy, Central City harbors bodiless souls around every corner and in many of its historic buildings. The town, founded in 1859 during the Gold Rush, has…

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Classic Meets Modern: The Edwards House in Fort Collins

By on July 9, 2017

 Being a bustling college town and having more restaurants per capita than any other place in Colorado, there is a lot to see and do in Fort Collins during…

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