Pikes Peak Region Traveler

Pikes Peak Region Traveler

by Melissa Walker
     
 
Pikes Peak, at 14,110 feet, has long been a prominent landmark and a gateway to the central mountains of Colorado. Pikes Peak is also the hub of numerous attractions for residents and visitors alike. Fanning out from the peak's flanksare such sites as the scenic city of Colorado Springs to the east, the stunning rock formations of Garden of the Gods to the north,

Overview

Pikes Peak, at 14,110 feet, has long been a prominent landmark and a gateway to the central mountains of Colorado. Pikes Peak is also the hub of numerous attractions for residents and visitors alike. Fanning out from the peak's flanksare such sites as the scenic city of Colorado Springs to the east, the stunning rock formations of Garden of the Gods to the north, the mining towns of Cripple Creek and Victor to the west, and the dramatic Royal Gorge Canyon along the Arkansas River to the south. Walker takes readers on the region's most exhilarating and colorful tours, providing insights into the human and the natural histories of the areas. The travel-friendly guide helps readers seek out the hidden treasures along the way.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781565792920
Publisher:
Westcliffe Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/1998
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.53(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.39(d)

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