You are here

Articles List

Displaying 1 - 100 of 544
No. Title Author Theme Keywords Timeline Date Post date Updated Feat ured On Map Ima gessort ascending Words
1 Spring Creek Flood of 1997 Langevin, Danielle, Sullivan, Tessa Ecology 1997 2015-10-22 2017-02-04 No Yes 10 880
2 Ouray County Encyclopedia Staff ouray county, ouray, San Juan Mountains 1877 2016-02-24 2016-12-01 No Yes 9 2759
3 Rock Art of Colorado Patterson, Carol Origins chaco canyon, Mesa Verde National Park, Cliff Palace, Gustaf Nordenskiold 2015-10-29 2017-03-16 No No 8 1529
4 Summit County Encyclopedia Staff 1861 2015-12-11 2017-03-04 No Yes 8 2982
5 Buckskin Charley Charles, Mona C. Origins Ute Indian Tribe, Capote Ute, Muache Ute, Southern Ute tribe, Southern Ute Indian Reservation, Chief Ouray, Ignacio
1840 to 1936
2016-03-01 2016-09-08 No Yes 8 884
6 Cripple Creek Encyclopedia Staff cripple creek gold rush, Cripple Creek, Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine, Robert Womack, Winfield Scott Stratton, Midland Terminal Railway, Portland Mine, Western Federation of Miners, James Peabody, gambling, Amendment 4 2016-12-19 2017-02-14 No Yes 8 2646
7 Breckenridge Historic District Encyclopedia Staff skiing, Summit County, mining, Barney Ford, dredges, Blue River 1859 2015-11-04 2017-03-17 No Yes 8 1674
8 Eagle County Encyclopedia Staff eagle county, eagle county history, Vail, eagle, gypsum, edwards, dotsero, mt. of the holy cross, white river national forest, beaver creek resort, vail resort, vail resort history, vail history, Wolcott, red cliff, redcliff, minturn, Camp Hale, pando valley, interstate 70 1883 2016-10-06 2017-02-22 No Yes 8 2087
9 Pike’s Stockade Orsi, Jared Origins zebulon pike, American explorers, San Luis Valley, military posts, Conejos River
1806 to 1807
2016-03-07 2016-09-10 No Yes 7 1478
10 Gunnison County Encyclopedia Staff gunnison county, gunnison, john gunnison, crested butte, curecanti, gunnison river, ranching, black canyon of the gunnison 1877 2016-02-23 2017-02-13 No Yes 7 1638
11 San Juan County Encyclopedia Staff san juan county, gold king mine, Animas River, Silverton, durango silverton railroad, San Juan Mountains, mining, charles baker, san juan humbug, Otto Mears 1876 2016-06-27 2016-12-02 No Yes 6 2782
12 Silverton Encyclopedia Staff San Juan Mountains, gold king mine, Animas River, san juan county, San Juan County Historical Society, durango silverton railroad, Brunot Agreement, Shenandoah-Dives Mining 2017-02-01 2017-02-01 No No 6 1971
13 The Sugar Beet Industry Pérez, Bernadette Jeanne Political Economy colorado sugar beet industry, history of sugar beet industry, history of colorado sugar beet industry, colorado sugar beets, sugar beet labor, colorado labor history, colorado agriculture, sugar beet farms, sugar beet factories, great western sugar company 1899 2015-11-02 2016-09-10 No No 6 985
14 San Juan Mountains Ecology San Juan Mountains, San Juans, southwest colorado, history of san juan mountains, san juan county, mineral county, hinsdale county, la plata county, ouray county, Otto Mears, Telluride, Creede, Durango, ouray, Silverton, san miguel county, archuleta county, charles baker, Shenandoah Dives, san juan mountains mining, mining history, Shenandoah Dives Mining 2016-08-01 2017-02-20 No Yes 6 2249
15 Camp Hale Encyclopedia Staff Camp Hale, 10th Mountain Division, World War II, skiing
1942 to 1965
2015-09-10 2017-03-17 No Yes 6 1356
16 Central City Opera Encyclopedia Staff Place 1878 2015-07-15 2016-09-09 No Yes 6 2086
17 Georgetown–Silver Plume Historic District Encyclopedia Staff georgetown, Georgetown Loop, mining, clear creek county, silver mining, Silver Plume, Louis Dupuy, hotel de paris, Colorado Central Railroad, James Grafton Rogers 2016-11-18 2016-12-02 No No 6 1811
18 Franktown Cave Gilmore, Kevin Origins archaeology, colorado archaeology, prehistoric archaeology, historical archaeology, Apache Indian Tribe, Archaic, Formative stage, Early Ceramic period, Protohistoric period 1941 2016-06-22 2016-12-01 No Yes 6 1459
19 Pitkin County Encyclopedia Staff pitkin county, Aspen, roaring fork valley, maroon bells, elk mountains, aspen skiing, aspen resort, skiing 1881 2016-02-24 2016-09-10 No Yes 6 1978
20 The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Nash, Stephen E. , Colwell-Chanthaphonh, Chip Origins Denver Museum of Natural History, Colorado Museum of Natural History, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, museums, archaeology, anthropology, ethnology, Jesse Figgins 1900 2015-11-19 2017-02-20 No Yes 6 1196
21 Larimer County Encyclopedia Staff larimer county colorado, larimer county history, fort collins history, estes park history, william larimer jr. 1861 2016-03-01 2016-12-01 No Yes 5 1420
22 Meeker Silbernagel, Robert Place meeker, meeker massacre, nathaniel meeker, the utes must go, meeker massacre 1879, meeker colorado, ouray 1885 2015-08-18 2017-03-17 No Yes 5 1238
23 Animas Forks Encyclopedia Staff San Juan Mountains, mining, Brunot Agreement, Animas River, Silverton, Sunnyside Extension, Alpine Loop Scenic Byway, Bonanza Tunnel, Gold Prince Mill, Duncan House 1875 2015-11-04 2017-03-16 No Yes 5 1392
24 US Forest Service in Colorado Bramwell, Lincoln Ecology US forest service, forest service in colorado, colorado national forests, pike national forest, Trappers Lake, arthur carhart, maroon bells 1905 2016-03-01 2016-12-01 No No 5 917
25 Arapahoe County Encyclopedia Staff arapahoe county, arapaho, aurora, Englewood, littleton, byers, arapahoe county history 1861 2015-12-28 2017-03-04 No Yes 5 2327
26 Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Encyclopedia Staff denver & rio grande railroad, Durango, durango silverton railroad, Silverton, william jackson palmer, Colorado Railroads, narrow gauge railroads 2016-11-18 2017-02-03 No Yes 5 1626
27 John C. Frémont Schell, Stephen C. Origins john c fremont, john c fremont expeditions, john c fremont colorado, john c fremont kit carson, kit carson, charles preuss, larimer county, Fremont County, oregon trail, overland trail
1813 to 1890
2016-08-03 2016-12-01 No Yes 5 913
28 Julesburg Union Pacific Depot Encyclopedia Staff 1930 2015-11-09 2016-12-05 No Yes 5 780
29 Longs Peak Alexander, Ruth M. Ecology Longs Peak, Longs Peak Colorado, mountains estes park, rocky mountain national park, colorado fourteeners 2015-07-27 2016-10-13 No Yes 5 1392
30 Mantle's Cave Horn, Jonathon C. Origins Fremont culture, prehistoric archaeology, prehistoric Native Americans, Dinosaur National Monument, Yampa River, rock shelter, cave, Formative stage, storage cist, Mantle's Cave 1921 2015-11-16 2017-03-16 No Yes 5 1012
31 Matchless Mine Encyclopedia Staff Leadville, mining, mines, horace tabor, Baby Doe Tabor, Fryer Hill 1878 2015-11-06 2017-03-08 No Yes 5 1193
32 Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception Encyclopedia Staff Catholicism, Colfax Avenue, Joseph Machebeuf, Nicholas Matz, John K. Mullen, Hugh McMenamin, Leon Coquard, Aaron Gove, Thomas Walsh, James Rasby, World Youth Day 1912 2016-08-26 2016-10-28 No Yes 5 1050
33 Adams County Encyclopedia Staff adams county, brighton, commerce city, arvada, Rocky Mountain Arsenal, rocky mountain arsenal national wildlife refuge, sunor refinery, adams county co, sunshare, solar energy adams county 1901 2015-12-28 2016-09-08 No Yes 5 1975
34 Lariat Trail Scenic Mountain Drive Encyclopedia Staff Cement Bill Williams, Lookout Mountain, denver mountain parks, Lariat Loop, golden 2016-12-19 2017-03-07 No No 5 797
35 Fourteeners Bock, Samuel Place fourteeners, colorado fourteeners, colorado mountains, colorado rocky mountains, mountaineering in colorado, list of colorado fourteeners, 14ers, mountain climbing colorado 2015-08-20 2016-12-01 No No 5 1834
36 Marble Mill Site Encyclopedia Staff Marble, Channing Meek, Crystal River Valley, Colorado Yule Marble Company
1907 to 1941
2015-11-20 2017-03-23 No Yes 5 2269
37 Walking Colorado: An Introduction to the Origins Section Black, Kevin Origins history, ancient colorado, Folsom, Clovis, paleoindian, paleo-indian, rock art, archaeology, anthropology, Formative Period, archaic period, ute, apache, shoshone, cheyenne, arapaho, comanche, spanish exploration, navajo 2017-01-20 2017-03-16 No No 5 4195
38 Buckhorn Exchange Encyclopedia Staff Henry Zietz, restaurants, Burnham Shops, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad 1893 2016-08-26 2016-10-31 No Yes 4 603
39 Colorado Women's Prison Encyclopedia Staff Cañon City, Colorado Territorial Penitentiary, prisons, Roy Best, Fremont County, Department of Corrections, Museum of Colorado Prisons 1935 2015-11-05 2016-09-09 No Yes 4 970
40 El Pueblo Encyclopedia Staff city of pueblo, Arkansas River, Bent’s Fort, trading posts, El Pueblo Museum, Fort Pueblo, William G. Buckles 2016-11-18 2016-12-02 No No 4 1492
41 Francisco Plaza Encyclopedia Staff Cucharas Valley, La Veta, John Francisco, Henry Daigre, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, Francisco Fort Museum 1862 2015-11-06 2016-09-09 No Yes 4 801
42 State Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home Encyclopedia Staff Monte Vista, San Luis Valley, veterans, Homelake, Endangered Places 2017-02-01 2017-02-01 No No 4 1303
43 Los Piños Indian Agency Baker, Steven G. Origins Indian Agency, Indian Agent, Ute Indian Tribe, Southern Ute tribe, Capote Ute, Muache Ute, Tabeguache Ute, Uncompahgre Ute
1868 to 1881
2016-04-29 2016-09-09 No Yes 4 1309
44 Rim Rock Drive Encyclopedia Staff Grand Junction, Fruita, Serpents Trail, John Otto, Colorado National Monument, Civilian Conservation Corps
1921 to 1951
2015-12-02 2016-09-10 No Yes 4 960
45 Rocky Mountain National Park Boxell, Mark Ecology 1915 2015-10-21 2016-09-10 No Yes 4 1168
46 Rooney Ranch Encyclopedia Staff Dinosaur Ridge, Rooney Valley, Alexander Rooney, Colorado Cattlemen's Association, Chief Colorow, Centennial Farms 1861 2016-08-24 2016-09-21 No Yes 4 1113
47 Saguache Encyclopedia Staff San Luis Valley, Saguache County, Brunot Agreement, Otto Mears 1891 2015-12-02 2016-09-10 No Yes 4 1149
48 Mountain Pine Beetle Pelz, Kristen, Cheng, Tony Ecology mountain pine beetle, pine beetle colorado, pine beetle lodgepole pine, colorado mountain pine beetle, pine beetle forests 2015-10-30 2016-09-10 No No 4 1206
49 Wheeler Opera House Encyclopedia Staff Aspen, Jerome B. Wheeler, Walter Paepcke, Herbert Bayer, opera house 1889 2016-03-16 2017-03-17 No Yes 4 1433
50 Tipi Black, Kevin Origins Tipi, Tepee, native houses, native americans colorado, prehistoric archaeology, tipi rings, stone circles 2015-12-28 2016-12-01 No No 4 1517
51 Van Briggle Memorial Pottery Building Encyclopedia Staff Van Briggle Pottery, Artus Van Briggle, Anne Van Briggle, Nicolaas van den Arend, Colorado College 2016-11-22 2016-12-01 No Yes 4 1293
52 Barlow and Sanderson Stagecoach Encyclopedia Staff transportation, stagecoaches, San Luis Valley, Southern Overland Mail and Express Company, Bradley Barlow, Jared Sanderson, Fort Garland, History Colorado, Monte Vista Historical Society, Transportation of the West Museum
1870 to 1890
2015-11-05 2016-09-08 No Yes 4 809
53 Battle of Summit Springs Origins Cheyenne Indian Tribe, Fifth US Cavalry, Indian Wars, Summit Springs, Dog Soldiers, Tall Bull, Eugene Carr, Republican River, kansas-pacific railroad, william f cody 1869 2016-08-24 2016-11-15 No Yes 4 1365
54 Colorado–Big Thompson Project Silkensen, Greg Ecology colorado-big thompson project, cbt project colorado, bureau of reclamation, irrigation, irrigation in colorado, reclamation in colorado, front range, Western Slope, big thompson river, big thompson canyon, horsetooth reservoir, adams tunnel
1938 to 1956
2016-08-15 2017-02-04 No Yes 4 996
55 Gilpin County Encyclopedia Staff Place Gilpin County, Central City, Blackhawk, mill city, Colorado Gold Rush 2016-11-14 2017-03-09 No No 4 2454
56 Guggenheim Hall Encyclopedia Staff Colorado State University, Simon Guggenheim, James Murdock, home economics, women's education, Inga Allison, Department of Construction Management 1910 2016-12-19 2016-12-19 No Yes 4 607
57 Justina Ford House Encyclopedia Staff Dr. Justina Ford, Black American West Museum, Samuel Kohn, Five Points, Curtis Park, Paul Stewart, african americans denver 1890 2016-08-29 2017-01-18 No Yes 4 628
58 Vision Quest Weimer, Monica Origins vision quest, stone structures, arc, cairn 2015-11-02 2016-09-10 No No 4 496
59 Carrie Welton Community Carrie, Welton, Carrie Welton, mountain climbing colorado, colorado mountain climbers, mountaineers, mountaineering history, Longs Peak, pikes peak, fourteeners
1842 to 1884
2016-08-15 2016-09-21 No Yes 4 1757
60 Animas River Encyclopedia Staff Ecology Animas River, rio de las animas, las animas spill, colorado epa spill, Durango, la plata county colorado, Silverton 2016-02-29 2017-03-16 No Yes 4 1351
61 Aspen Encyclopedia Staff Place aspen colorado, history of aspen, aspen history, city of aspen 1879 2015-11-19 2017-02-06 No Yes 4 1515
62 Barney Ford Encyclopedia Staff Barney Ford, barney ford breckenridge, barney ford denver, ford's chop house denver, barney ford biography, barney ford colorado
1822 to 1902
2015-12-10 2016-12-05 No Yes 4 968
63 El Corazon de Trinidad National Historic District Encyclopedia Staff Trinidad, Santa Fe Trail, felipe baca, Las Animas County, Frank Bloom, Temple Aaron, Jaffa Opera House, Trinidad History Museum, Baca House, Bloom Mansion 1861 2016-03-15 2016-10-07 No Yes 4 1525
64 Louviers Encyclopedia Staff Du Pont, dynamite, company towns, Louviers Village Club
1906 to 1908
2015-11-10 2016-12-01 No Yes 4 1384
65 Chronic Wasting Disease Bailey, Shawn Ecology chronic wasting disease, elk, deer, colorado parks and wildlife, wildlife management 1967 2016-08-02 2016-09-19 No No 4 844
66 Archuleta County Encyclopedia Staff archuleta county, archuleta county history, Pagosa Springs, geothermal energy colorado, southwest colorado 1885 2016-06-27 2017-03-04 No Yes 4 1453
67 Bent's Forts Carrillo, Richard, Slaughter, Michelle A. Origins bent's fort, william bent, bent's old fort, Bent's New Fort, bent's fort history, Owl Woman, mistanta, Ceran St. Vrain, fur trade, bison, cheyenne, arapaho, trading post, Arkansas River, otero county, La Junta
1832 to 1867
2016-05-06 2016-12-05 No Yes 4 877
68 La Junta City Park Encyclopedia Staff La Junta, City Park, New Deal, Civil Works Administration, CWA, Works Progress Administration, WPA, parks 1905 2015-11-10 2016-09-09 No Yes 4 526
69 Glen Eyrie Encyclopedia Staff Glen Eyrie, Queens Canyon, william jackson palmer, The Navigators 1870 2016-03-15 2017-03-07 No Yes 4 1140
70 Fitzsimons General Hospital Encyclopedia Staff tuberculosis, Anschutz Medical Campus, Lawrence Lewis, Dwight D. Eisenhower 1918 2015-11-06 2016-12-05 No Yes 4 1602
71 Independence Encyclopedia Staff Independence Pass, ghost town, Aspen, roaring fork valley, Aspen Historical Society, Farwell Consolidated Mining Company 2016-12-19 2016-12-19 No Yes 4 713
72 State Flower Colorado State Archives Ecology columbine, state flower, columbine flower, state symbols 1899 2015-02-17 2016-09-10 No No 4 90
73 Royal Gorge Encyclopedia Staff Place royal gorge, royal gorge bridge, war for royal gorge 1806 2015-11-10 2016-12-09 No Yes 4 1676
74 Dinosaur National Monument Ball, Dylan, Kaneb, Daniel Community Dinosaur National Monument, history of dinosaur national monument, dinosaur colorado, national monument 1915 2015-10-22 2016-09-09 No Yes 3 641
75 Colorado River Wohl, Ellen Ecology Colorado, river, valley, Rocky Mountains 2014-08-01 2016-09-09 No Yes 3 1028
76 Beecher Island Battleground Encyclopedia Staff Arickaree River, George Forsyth, Roman Nose, Buffalo Soldiers, Cheyenne Indian Tribe, Arapaho Indian Tribe, Sioux Indian Tribe, Indian Wars 1868 2015-11-05 2017-03-23 No Yes 3 1097
77 Bighorn Sheep Kersey, Tyler Ecology bighorn sheep, ram, colorado bighorn sheep, ovis canadensis, state animal 2016-05-09 2016-09-08 No No 3 641
78 Left Hand (Niwot) Coel, Margaret Origins Arapaho Indian Tribe, Niwot, Little Raven, Cheyenne Indian Tribe, Sand Creek Massacre
1820 to 1864
2016-03-04 2017-01-20 No Yes 3 1323
79 Hanging Flume Encyclopedia Staff Dolores River, Dolores Canyon, Montrose Placer Mining Company, Lone Tree Placer Mine, Buddecke and Diehl, mining, Ron Anthony 1891 2015-11-09 2016-09-09 No Yes 3 1381
80 Horace Tabor Buck, Sean Community horace tabor, tabor family, horace tabor silver mining, horace tabor silver, horace tabor colorado
1830 to 1899
2015-08-20 2017-03-17 No Yes 3 528
81 Indian Agencies and Agents Horn, Jonathon C. Origins Indian Agency, Indian Agent, treaties, military posts, trading posts, annuity goods, Ute Indian Tribe, Cheyenne Indian Tribe, Arapaho Indian Tribe, Southern Ute Indian Reservation, Ute Mountain Ute Indian Reservation
1846 to 1911
2016-03-15 2017-03-16 No No 3 2696
82 Juan Antonio María de Rivera Origins spanish explorers, spanish explorers western colorado, old spanish national historic trail, spanish expeditions in colorado, spanish exploration, spanish trail in colorado
1738 to 1767
2016-03-01 2017-03-16 No No 3 985
83 Pikes Peak Barthel, Andrew, Lukas, Sarah, McWeeney, Kyle Ecology pikes peak, katharine lee bates, zebulon pike, colorado springs mountain, colorado fourteeners 1806 2016-06-24 2016-12-01 No Yes 3 1214
84 Moffat County Encyclopedia Staff Moffat County, Craig, Dinosaur National Monument, northwest colorado, david moffat 1911 2016-02-24 2017-03-09 No Yes 3 1702
85 Sopris Phase Mitchell, Mark D. Origins Apishapa phase, Sopris phase, prehistoric archaeology, Prehistoric farming, Ancestral Puebloan culture, Plains Village tradition, stone and adobe architecture, native houses, Taos Pueblo, indigenous trade networks
0950 to 1200
2015-11-03 2017-03-16 No Yes 3 1115
86 Brown Palace Hotel Encyclopedia Staff Henry Brown, Charles Boettcher, Claude Boettcher, G8 Summit, Frank Edbrooke, historic hotels 1892 2016-08-26 2017-03-06 No Yes 3 1158
87 Ashcroft Encyclopedia Staff Ashcroft, Castle Creek, Castle Creek Valley, ghost town, silver mining, Aspen Historical Society 2016-12-19 2016-12-19 No Yes 3 991
88 Bent County Encyclopedia Staff william bent southeast colorado arkansas river valley boggsville kit carson bent county 1870 2015-04-17 2017-03-17 No Yes 3 1588
89 Lafayette Head Lanier, Claire L. Origins Major Lafayette Head, Indian Agent, Indian Agency, Ute Indian Tribe, San Luis Valley, lieutenant governor
1825 to 1897
2015-08-21 2016-09-09 No Yes 3 616
90 Grand County Encyclopedia Staff Place Grand County, rocky mountain national park, winter park, Moffat Road 2016-11-14 2016-12-02 No No 3 2133
91 Howelsen Hill Encyclopedia Staff Steamboat Springs, skiing, Carl Howelsen, ski jumping, Winter Olympics, Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club 1915 2015-11-09 2017-03-17 No Yes 3 1124
92 J Bar Double C Ranch Encyclopedia Staff Ralph Hubbard, Jewish Community Center, Jews, Camps 1952 2015-11-09 2016-09-09 No Yes 3 1013
93 Rocky Mountain National Park Administration Building Encyclopedia Staff rocky mountain national park, Beaver Meadows, Mission 66, Taliesen Associated Architects, national park service, Frank Lloyd Wright 1967 2016-10-27 2016-12-01 No Yes 3 1223
94 Santa Fé Trail Church, Minette Origins Santa Fe Trail, nineteenth century trade routes, old spanish national historic trail 1821 2015-08-21 2016-12-05 No No 3 1730
95 Moose Bergman, Eric J. Ecology moose, moose in colorado, history of moose in colorado 2017-02-21 2017-02-28 No No 3 601
96 Morrison Encyclopedia Staff Bear Creek, Red Rocks, red rocks ampitheatre, John Brisben Walker, John Evans, George Morrison, Denver South Park & Pacific Railroad, Regis University, Bandimere Speedway, Dinosaur Ridge 2017-02-01 2017-02-01 No Yes 3 1477
97 Summit Lake Encyclopedia Staff Summit Lake, Mount Evans, denver mountain parks, Bear Creek, alpine tundra, Jules Jacques Benois Benedict 2016-08-24 2016-12-01 No Yes 3 757
98 Zebulon Montgomery Pike Orsi, Jared Origins
1779 to 1813
2014-08-14 2016-12-01 No Yes 3 777
99 The City Beautiful Movement in Denver Forsyth, David Ecology denver planning, denver city beautiful movement, city beautiful movement colorado, robert speer 1893 2015-10-22 2016-12-05 No Yes 3 947
100 The Gateway Tradition Reed, Alan D. , Greubel, Rand A. Origins Gateway Tradition, Ancestral Puebloan culture, Fremont culture, Paradox Valley, Anasazi, prehistoric archaeology, migrations, Southwestern prehistory, masonry architecture, Prehistoric farming, Pueblo II period
0900 to 1030
2015-11-13 2017-03-16 No No 3 1541

Pages