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Welcome to Colorado Legends


Colorado Articles:


Alpine Loop Back Country Byway

The Alpine Tunnel - An Engineering Marvel

The Argonauts and the Founding of Denver

Baby Doe and The Tabor Triangle

Bent's Fort National Historic Site

Black Canyon of the Gunnison

The Battle of Beecher Island

Buffalo Bill Cody - Trapper, Trader and American Frontiersman

Buckskin Joe - Gone But Not Forgotten

Central City - Boom & Bust

Charlie Utter, Bill Hickok's Best Pard

Colorado Forts of the Old West

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Cripple Creek - World's Greatest Gold Camp

Ghosts of the Cripple Creek Mining District

Dinosaur National Monument

Discovery of the Rocky Mountains

Doc Holliday - Colorado's Deadly Dentist

Fort Garland - Frontier Outpost on the Colorado Plains

Frozen Dead Guy in Nederland

Ghost Towns of the Centennial State

Haunted Colorado

Hovenweep National Monument

Kit Carson - Legend of the Southwest

My Friend, Kit Carson by a Santa Fe Trail Driver

Leadville - Cloud City, USA

Leadville's Ice Palace

The Lost Trail

Mesa Verde National Park

The Navajo Nation - Largest in the U.S.

Quirky Colorado - Roadside Attractions

Pearl de Vere - Soiled Dove of Cripple Creek

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The Sand Creek Massacre

Santa Fe Trail - Highway to the Southwest

Tales of the Santa Fe Trail

Two Heads Are Better Than One - The Stanley Brothers

Soapy Smith - Bunko Man of the Old West

So You Want to Climb a Colorado Fourteener

St. Elmo, Colorado

Susan "Doc Susy" Anderson - Frontier Physician

Treasure Hunting in Colorado

Victor, Colorado - The City of Mines

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Greetings From Colorado Custom Postcard

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Colorado Legends!

Majestic peaks, lush valleys, a history rich with mining tales, the life and death of boom towns, and rags to riches stories are the focus of Colorado Legends.

Tumbling down gold mines and virtually intact ghost towns dot the landscape, along with bustling cities filled with events and festivals. At Colorado's four national parks
, 13 national forests, and 42 state parks, there are ever boundless opportunities for adventures, including camping, fishing, hiking, sightseeing, and horseback riding. In the Fall, the foliage of the mountains and valleys are absolutely breathtaking and the opportunities for wildlife viewing are everywhere. In the winter, bring your skis and snowboards and enjoy the slopes of the beautiful Rocky Mountains. You're going to love it here!

There is much to experience in Colorado, and you won't be disappointed. Enjoy your travels in Colorado and welcome to the Centennial State.

Kathy R. Weiser


Colorado - COLORADO LEGENDSThe official state flag of Colorado was adopted on June 5, 1911. It was designed by Andrew Carlisle Johnson in 1911. The white in the flag symbolizes Colorado's snowcapped mountains, the blue symbolizes clear blue skies, the red symbolizes the reddish soil, and the golden yellow represents the Sun. Attached to the flag is a cord of gold and silver, intertwined with gold and silver tassels.


Mesa Verde, Colorado

Mesa Verde, Kathy Weiser.

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Silver King Road just outside Leadville

Mining remains along Silver King Road just outside Leadville,

Kathy Weiser.

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Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Garden of the Gods at Colorado Springs, Kathy Weiser.

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