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Rising up to 13,623 feet above the plains, the twin Spanish Peaks in southern Colorado have been a beacon to travelers for centuries. Native Americans from the Comanche and Ute tribes pitched their teepees in the lush river valleys around the mountains. Spanish explorers from Mexico followed legends of gold here. Migrants on the Santa Fe Trail sighted the peaks at the end of their long trek across the Great Plains. Coal mining and railroads brought a new wave of settlers to the region in the 1870s. Today, visitors head to ...

Around the Spanish Peaks 2012, Arcadia Publishing (SC)

ISBN-13: 9780738576244

Trade paperback

Around the Spanish Peaks 2012, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531650414