Backroads & Byways of Colorado: Drives, Day Trips & Weekend Excursions (Second Edition) (Backroads & Byways) [NOOK Book]

Overview

See Colorado at its most enchanting: along the roads less traveled.

View majestic, snow-covered mountains within sight of desert expanses. Visit ancestral Puebloan settlements along the San Juan Skyway. Camp out in the 2.3-milion-acre White River National Forest. No matter what sort of
Colorado adventure you''re looking for, there''s a trip to thrill you in this book.

In this full-color second edition, the ...

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Backroads & Byways of Colorado: Drives, Day Trips & Weekend Excursions (Second Edition) (Backroads & Byways)

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Overview

See Colorado at its most enchanting: along the roads less traveled.

View majestic, snow-covered mountains within sight of desert expanses. Visit ancestral Puebloan settlements along the San Juan Skyway. Camp out in the 2.3-milion-acre White River National Forest. No matter what sort of
Colorado adventure you''re looking for, there''s a trip to thrill you in this book.

In this full-color second edition, the authors have expanded map coverage in each tour chapter, and have fully updated the best places to stay and eat that complement the best places to explore.

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This illustrated guide introduces readers to a dozen scenic and historic backroads and byways throughout Colorado. In addition to meticulously describing each route, coauthors Drea Knufken and John Dates enhance the package with informative sidebars and traveler's tips.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781581577280
  • Publisher: Countryman Press, The
  • Publication date: 8/14/2013
  • Series: Backroads & Byways
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 240
  • File size: 40 MB
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Meet the Author

Drea Knufken lives in Boulder, CO, where she enjoys exploring the great outdoors and the state’s ever-growing list of restaurants and live music venues.

John Daters is an official travel writer for the state of
Colorado. In his spare time he enjoys hiking in the Rockies.

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Preparing for Your Trip     9
Western Slope
San Juan Skyway     21
Trail of the Ancients     47
West Elk Loop     58
Continental Divide
Colorado River Headwaters Scenic and Historic Byway     83
Flat Tops Wilderness Trail Scenic and Historic Byway     106
Guanella Pass     122
Los Caminos Antiguos     133
Top of the Rockies     148
Gold Belt Tour     172
Front Range
Mount Evans Scenic and Historic Byway     196
Trail Ridge Road: Rocky Mountain National Park     214
Eastern Plains
Frontier Pathways and Highway of the Legends     233
Index     267
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