The mysterious and spectacular high-desert cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde. The landmark Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad winding its way through the mountains. The legendary mail carrier skiers of the nineteenth century who delivered letters over snowbound passes.
Colorado is home to truly amazing history and legends. Discover the stories anew in this fresh tribute to the Centennial State, illustrated with J. C.
Leacocks gorgeous color photography and rare historical images. From the front range to the eastern plains, from the canyon-and-mesa country to the San Juan Mountains, Colorado abounds with stunning places and fascinating tales. Turn the pages for a visual feast of this extraordinary state!