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Scenic Driving Colorado (Third Edition)

Scenic Driving Colorado (Third Edition)

by Stewart M. Green
     
 

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Pack up the car and enjoy thirty separate drives through the soaring mountains, broad valleys, and endless plains of Colorado. With the third edition of this indispensable highway companion, you’ll travel highways and backroads from the Rocky Mountains and Mesa Verde National Park to the Great Sand Dunes and the Santa Fe Trail. Discover the wonders of

Overview


Pack up the car and enjoy thirty separate drives through the soaring mountains, broad valleys, and endless plains of Colorado. With the third edition of this indispensable highway companion, you’ll travel highways and backroads from the Rocky Mountains and Mesa Verde National Park to the Great Sand Dunes and the Santa Fe Trail. Discover the wonders of Colorado’s multi-ethnic history, ecological and topographical diversity, and magnificent beauty.  Along the way, stop and explore long-deserted Anasazi Indian cities, powder-packed playgrounds for skiing nirvana, ghost towns and modern communities that retain a pioneer-era flavor, and numerous historic sites and museums detailing Colorado’s colorful past.
 
Inside you’ll find:
 
Itineraries ranging from 9 miles to 236 miles in length
Route maps for each drive
In-depth descriptions of attractions along the way
Historical information and suggested side trips
Tips on camping, lodging, and travel services

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762747917
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
07/01/2008
Series:
Scenic Driving Series
Edition description:
Third
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
929,451
Product dimensions:
8.92(w) x 6.04(h) x 0.75(d)

Meet the Author


Freelance outdoor photographer and writer Stewart M. Green is the author of many FalconGuides, including five Scenic Driving titles and four climbing guides. He lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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