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1 Spring Creek Flood of 1997 Langevin, Danielle, Sullivan, Tessa Ecology 1997 2015-10-22 2017-05-02 No Yes 10 880
2 Ouray County Encyclopedia Staff ouray county, ouray, San Juan Mountains 1877 2016-02-24 2017-05-09 No Yes 9 2759
3 Breckenridge Historic District Encyclopedia Staff skiing, Summit County, mining, Barney Ford, dredges, Blue River 1859 2015-11-04 2017-05-09 No Yes 8 1674
4 Rock Art of Colorado Patterson, Carol Origins chaco canyon, Mesa Verde National Park, Cliff Palace, Gustaf Nordenskiold 2015-10-29 2017-05-02 No No 8 1529
5 Summit County Encyclopedia Staff 1861 2015-12-11 2017-05-24 No Yes 8 2985
6 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
7 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 2017-05-16 No Yes 8 2089
8 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 1892 2016-12-19 2017-05-09 No Yes 8 2646
9 Gunnison County Encyclopedia Staff gunnison county, gunnison, john gunnison, crested butte, curecanti, gunnison river, ranching, black canyon of the gunnison 1877 2016-02-23 2017-05-09 No Yes 7 1638
10 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
11 Pitkin County Encyclopedia Staff pitkin county, Aspen, roaring fork valley, maroon bells, elk mountains, aspen skiing, aspen resort, skiing 1881 2016-02-24 2017-05-09 No Yes 6 1978
12 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 2017-05-02 No Yes 6 2249
13 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
14 Central City Opera House Encyclopedia Staff Place 1878 2015-07-15 2017-04-17 No Yes 6 1847
15 Camp Hale Encyclopedia Staff Camp Hale, 10th Mountain Division, World War II, skiing
1942 to 1965
2015-09-10 2017-05-16 No Yes 6 1356
16 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
17 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 2017-04-15 No No 6 985
18 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 2017-05-09 No Yes 6 2782
19 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 1874 2017-02-01 2017-05-09 No Yes 6 1971
20 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 1868 2016-11-18 2017-05-09 No Yes 6 1811
21 Larimer County Encyclopedia Staff larimer county colorado, larimer county history, fort collins history, estes park history, william larimer jr. 1861 2016-03-01 2017-05-09 No Yes 5 1420
22 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
23 Meeker Silbernagel, Robert Place meeker, meeker massacre, nathaniel meeker, the utes must go, meeker massacre 1879, meeker colorado, ouray 1885 2015-08-18 2017-05-09 No Yes 5 1238
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 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 2017-05-02 No No 5 4195
26 Arapahoe County Encyclopedia Staff arapahoe county, arapaho, aurora, Englewood, littleton, byers, arapahoe county history 1861 2015-12-28 2017-05-09 No Yes 5 2327
27 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 2017-05-16 No Yes 5 1050
28 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
29 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
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 2017-05-02 No Yes 5 1012
31 Matchless Mine Encyclopedia Staff Leadville, mining, mines, horace tabor, Baby Doe Tabor, Fryer Hill 1878 2015-11-06 2017-05-02 No Yes 5 1193
32 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 2017-05-24 No No 5 1834
33 Julesburg Union Pacific Depot Encyclopedia Staff 1930 2015-11-09 2016-12-05 No Yes 5 780
34 Lariat Trail Scenic Mountain Drive Encyclopedia Staff Cement Bill Williams, Lookout Mountain, denver mountain parks, Lariat Loop, golden 2016-12-19 2017-05-16 No No 5 797
35 Marble Mill Site Encyclopedia Staff Marble, Channing Meek, Crystal River Valley, Colorado Yule Marble Company
1907 to 1941
2015-11-20 2017-05-12 No Yes 5 2269
36 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 1902 2015-12-28 2017-05-09 No Yes 5 1890
37 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 2017-05-02 No Yes 5 1392
38 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
39 Louviers Encyclopedia Staff Du Pont, dynamite, company towns, Louviers Village Club
1906 to 1908
2015-11-10 2017-05-09 No Yes 4 1384
40 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
41 State Flower Colorado State Archives Ecology columbine, state flower, columbine flower, state symbols 1899 2015-02-17 2016-09-10 No No 4 90
42 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
43 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 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 1351
44 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 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 996
45 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
46 Rocky Mountain National Park Boxell, Mark Ecology 1915 2015-10-21 2017-05-24 No Yes 4 1168
47 State Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home Encyclopedia Staff Monte Vista, San Luis Valley, veterans, Homelake, Endangered Places 2017-02-01 2017-05-11 No Yes 4 1308
48 Archuleta County Encyclopedia Staff archuleta county, archuleta county history, Pagosa Springs, geothermal energy colorado, southwest colorado 1885 2016-06-27 2017-05-09 No Yes 4 1427
49 Aspen Encyclopedia Staff Place aspen colorado, history of aspen, aspen history, city of aspen 1879 2015-11-19 2017-05-09 No Yes 4 1515
50 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 2017-04-15 No Yes 4 809
51 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
52 Buckhorn Exchange Encyclopedia Staff Henry Zietz, restaurants, Burnham Shops, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad 1893 2016-08-26 2017-05-12 No Yes 4 603
53 Glen Eyrie Encyclopedia Staff Glen Eyrie, Queens Canyon, william jackson palmer, The Navigators 1870 2016-03-15 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 1140
54 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 2017-05-09 No Yes 4 1525
55 Fitzsimons General Hospital Encyclopedia Staff tuberculosis, Anschutz Medical Campus, Lawrence Lewis, Dwight D. Eisenhower 1918 2015-11-06 2017-03-30 No Yes 4 1602
56 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
57 Rooney Ranch Encyclopedia Staff Dinosaur Ridge, Rooney Valley, Alexander Rooney, Colorado Cattlemen's Association, Chief Colorow, Centennial Farms 1861 2016-08-24 2017-05-16 No Yes 4 1113
58 Royal Gorge Encyclopedia Staff Place royal gorge, royal gorge bridge, war for royal gorge 1806 2015-11-10 2017-05-16 No Yes 4 1676
59 Vision Quest Weimer, Monica Origins vision quest, stone structures, arc, cairn 2015-11-02 2016-09-10 No No 4 496
60 Wheeler Opera House Encyclopedia Staff Aspen, Jerome B. Wheeler, Walter Paepcke, Herbert Bayer, opera house 1889 2016-03-16 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 1433
61 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
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 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 968
63 Gilpin County Encyclopedia Staff Place Gilpin County, Central City, Blackhawk, mill city, Colorado Gold Rush 1861 2016-11-14 2017-05-09 No Yes 4 2454
64 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 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 607
65 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 2017-04-19 No Yes 4 628
66 Ludlow Massacre Rees, Jonathan H. Political Economy Ludlow Massacre, ludlow, Las Animas County, ludlow tent colony, coalfield wars, coalfield strikes, labor history, colorado coal, united mine workers of america, United Mine Workers, colorado fuel & iron, coal, Elias Ammons, national guard 1914 2016-09-29 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 974
67 Rim Rock Drive Encyclopedia Staff Grand Junction, Fruita, Serpents Trail, John Otto, Colorado National Monument, Civilian Conservation Corps
1921 to 1951
2015-12-02 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 960
68 Saguache Encyclopedia Staff San Luis Valley, Saguache County, Brunot Agreement, Otto Mears 1891 2015-12-02 2017-05-09 No Yes 4 1149
69 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 2017-05-16 No Yes 4 1293
70 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 2017-05-02 No Yes 4 970
71 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 2017-04-07 No Yes 4 877
72 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 2017-05-16 No Yes 4 1497
73 Independence Encyclopedia Staff Independence Pass, ghost town, Aspen, roaring fork valley, Aspen Historical Society, Farwell Consolidated Mining Company 1879 2016-12-19 2017-05-09 No Yes 4 713
74 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
75 Moffat County Encyclopedia Staff Moffat County, Craig, Dinosaur National Monument, northwest colorado, david moffat 1911 2016-02-24 2017-05-09 No Yes 3 1702
76 Ken-Caryl South Valley Archaeological District Encyclopedia Staff Ken-Caryl Ranch, South Valley Park, Jefferson County Open Space, rock shelters, Fountain formation, foothills archaeology, Johns-Manville, Lockheed Martin Marietta 1973 2016-08-24 2016-09-09 No Yes 3 825
77 Peck House O’Dell, John M. Empire, James Peck, Frank Peck, Malvina Peck, Peck Gold Mining Company, Howard Peck, Louise Harrison, Margaret Collbran, Hotel Splendide, Gary St. Clair, Sally St. Clair 1863 2015-11-20 2017-05-16 No Yes 3 2640
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 Lincoln Hills Encyclopedia Staff African Americans, Winks Lodge, historic resorts, african american resorts, Camp Nizhoni, Winks Hamlet, Beckwourth Mountain Club, Matthew Burkett 1920 2016-08-29 2017-05-16 No Yes 3 1138
80 Santa Fé Trail Church, Minette Origins Santa Fe Trail, nineteenth century trade routes, old spanish national historic trail 1821 2015-08-21 2017-04-15 No No 3 1730
81 United States Air Force Academy Ambriz, Cynthia Community us air force academy, united states air force academy, colorado springs air force academy, air force academy colorado springs, colorado springs academy, history of air force academy, air force history, colorado air force, air force falcons 1954 2015-11-19 2017-05-23 No Yes 3 1319
82 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 2017-05-02 No Yes 3 1115
83 Stanley Hotel Encyclopedia Staff Estes Park, Freelan Oscar Stanley, Stanley Hotel, rocky mountain national park, historic hotels, Stephen King, The Shining 1909 2016-03-16 2017-04-15 No Yes 3 1615
84 Wetlands and Riparian Areas Gage, Edward, Cooper, David Ecology wetlands, colorado wetlands, water, ecosystems, beaver, fens, marshes, wet meadows, riparian, salt flats, floods, blanca wetlands, South Park 2016-08-12 2016-12-01 No No 3 1540
85 The Bee Family Farm Harrison, Elizabeth Bee Ecology Centennial Farms, bee farm, bee family, sugar beets, agriculture, agricultural history 1894 2016-02-24 2017-04-15 No Yes 3 1127
86 Ashcroft Encyclopedia Staff Ashcroft, Castle Creek, Castle Creek Valley, ghost town, silver mining, Aspen Historical Society 2016-12-19 2017-05-09 No Yes 3 991
87 Colorado State Fairgrounds Encyclopedia Staff city of pueblo, Colorado State Fair, State Fair Association, Mineral Palace Park, Lake Minnequa 1901 2015-12-03 2016-09-09 No Yes 3 1316
88 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 2017-05-11 No Yes 3 1097
89 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
90 David H. Moffat Encyclopedia Staff Political Economy railroads, Moffat Line, Colorado Railroads, business, empire builder 2017-01-30 2017-05-02 No No 3 1282
91 Glaciers Fazzini, Nick Ecology glaciers, colorado glaciers, tyndall glacier 2016-05-06 2016-09-09 No Yes 3 981
92 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
93 Grand County Encyclopedia Staff Place Grand County, rocky mountain national park, winter park, Moffat Road 1874 2016-11-14 2017-05-09 No Yes 3 2133
94 Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve Geary, Michael M. Ecology Dunes National Park, great sand dunes history, alamosa county, wetlands, colorado sand dunes, sangre de cristo mountains, national park service, great sand dunes national monument 2017-03-31 2017-05-16 No No 3 1556
95 Flooding in Colorado Wright, Will Ecology floods, colorado floods, colorado flood history, spring creek flood, Boulder Flood of 1894, Telluride Flood 1914, irrigation, dam, water, front range floods 2013, cloudburst, Arkansas River, big thompson river, cache la poudre river, south platte river, Estes Park 2016-08-15 2016-12-01 No No 3 1509
96 Howelsen Hill Encyclopedia Staff Steamboat Springs, skiing, Carl Howelsen, ski jumping, Winter Olympics, Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club 1915 2015-11-09 2017-05-02 No Yes 3 1124
97 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 2017-05-02 No No 3 2696
98 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 2017-05-02 No No 3 985
99 Moose Bergman, Eric J. Ecology moose, moose in colorado, history of moose in colorado 2017-02-21 2017-05-02 No No 3 601
100 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 1872 2017-02-01 2017-05-09 No Yes 3 1477

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