Latest Mountain ranges of Colorado Stories

2013-06-21 23:20:49

Exciting new novel posted on a serialized basis will be featured by Author Christofer French. "Lafferty's Last Life" is a modern mystery about 500 years of Rocky Mountain History, going back to the Settlement of New Mexico and Santa Fe, New Mexico and Southern Colorado, the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and the famous Great Sand Dunes Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 Christofer French, the author of ChristofersFlow.Hubpages.com has just hit 1 million views on his 211...

2010-07-13 10:26:00

DENVER, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Colorado Mountain Club (CMC) will host its annual Blanca Fest in Alamosa, Colo., Aug. 21, 2010 in Cole Park. Blanca Fest is an all-day communal get together for hikers, families, and nature enthusiasts to hike the best trails, peaks and cultural sites San Luis Valley and Sangre de Cristo range have to offer. After a day of hiking, attendees can kick back and relax with an evening of entertainment including, live music, food and beverages, and lots more....

2008-08-20 18:00:40

By DAVE PHILIPPS, Deep in a craggy cirque on Pikes Peak's north face, a secluded valley holds the ruins of the Oil Creek Tunnel. It's a gorgeous walk into the region's mining history and a cool, alpine walk for a hot summer day. To get there Drive up Pikes Peak Highway 14 miles to the Elk Park trailhead, an unmarked gate on the left of the road at tree line. The turnoff looks terrifying, but leads down a gentle dirt lane to a parking area. The hike Elk Park Trail starts at tree...

2008-05-05 21:00:13

The owner of a Colorado snowmelt diversion ditch agreed Monday to pay $9 million to repair damage done to Rocky Mountain National Park when it breached. The U.S. Department of Justice and the National Park Service said the owner of the Grand River Ditch, Water Supply and Storage Co., agreed to the fine, levied to fund an environmental clean-up effort in the Kawuneeche Valley at the headwaters of the Colorado River. The ditch ruptured at an elevation of 10,175 feet in May 2003, sending...

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Rocky Mountain National Park
2013-04-17 16:05:51

Rocky Mountain National Park is located in north-central Colorado in the United States. The park holds 265,761 acres of protected land and is bordered by Routt National Forest in the northwest, Arapaho National Forest in the southwest, and Roosevelt National Forest in the east and west. The park is separated into two areas by the Continental Divide, giving the west and east areas different climates and habitats. It holds 450 miles of streams and 150 different lakes, as well as 72 mountain...

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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.