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  • 100 Years of the Magnificent Dream: The Denver Mountain Parks



Wendy Rex-Atzet, , Sally L. White, and Erika D. Walker, Denver Mountain Parks: 100 Years of the Magnificent Dream (Denver: John Fielder Publishing, 2013).

Seth Bradley, “The Origin of the Denver Mountain Parks System,” Colorado Magazine 9 (January 1932).

Warwick M. Downing, “How Denver Acquired Her Celebrated Mountain Parks: A Condensed History of the Building of America’s Most Unique Park System,” Denver Municipal Facts, March–April 1931.

Thomas J. Noel, Sacred Stones: Colorado’s Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, ed. Eric Dyce (Denver: Denver Division of Theatres and Arenas, 2004).

Robert Sorgenfrei, “Cement Bill Williams: Builder of the Lariat Trail Road,” Colorado Heritage, Spring 2003.

Wilber Fisk Stone, History of Colorado, vol. 1. (Chicago: S.J. Clarke, 1919).

Sally L. White, “J.B. Benedict in the Mountain Parks,” Colorado Heritage, July­–August 2013.

Sally L. White, “John Brisben Walker: The Man and Mount Morrison,” Historically Jeffco 18, no. 26 (2005).

William H. Wilson, “New Wine in Old Bottles: The Denver Mountain Parks Movement,” Colorado Heritage 2 (1989).

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