Denver Skyline

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Denver, Colorado Skyline

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Campaign Stop

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Campaign Stop
On September 25, 1900, Teddy Roosevelt stopped briefly in Longmont, Colorado
to give a stump speech during his 1900 Vice Presidential campaign.

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Pikes Peak

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Pikes Peak, Colorado

Pikes Peak from Rampart Range Road near Colorado Springs

Spruce Tree House

USA - Colorado - Spruce Tree House

 

Spruce Tree House
Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

Spruce Tree House contains the highest percentage of original material of any of the visited cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde national Park.  Excavated by archeologists in 1908, it was the first site in the park to be studied and remains one of the most notable and best preserved Ancestral Puebloan sites in the United States.

UNESCO site – click here

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Colorado … close to heaven

Colorado…Close to Heaven.  Whether human or one of Colorado’s mountain goats, when in the glorious high country,one does feel “close to heaven.”

Sprague Lake, Colorado

Sprague Lake, Colorado

Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park encompasses over a quarter-million acres of the southern Rocky Mountains and contains almost 150 lakes and ponds including Sprague Lake seen here.  Go to www.nps.gov/romo for additional information.

Colorado Springs, Colorado

 

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Majestic Pikes Peak, altitude 14,110 ft., and Colorado Springs, Colorado