Scenic USA - Colorado
Scenic USA offers a collection of select photographs from a wide variety of attractions, points of interest, historic sites, state and
national parks found throughout the United States. Each photo feature is coupled with a brief explanation.
For further detailed information, links to other related sites are provided.
|Photos by Erik Slotboom
The Bureau of Land Management's Gold Belt Tour traces the routes of Colorado's richest gold fields. Over 500 mines once operated in the Cripple Creek and Victor area. At the Cresson Mine, gold crystals covered a chamber wall; so rich a vein armed guards were required.
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