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Dolores County

Updated 2020-10-05
  • Dolores County

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    Dolores County, named for the Dolores River, occupies a remote part of Colorado's Western Slope. It was home to a brief mining boom around Rico during the late nineteenth century.
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  • Dolores County

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    Dolores County in southwestern Colorado is the one of the least populated counties in Colorado. It was home to a brief mining boom near Rico in the late nineteenth century.
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  • Rico

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    Rico, a historic mining town, has a population of 265 and is located in southeastern Dolores County. It was settled in 1879 as a silver mining center in the Pioneer Mining District; today it functions as a historic and tourism site.
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