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Alone Against the Elements Intense cold, high winds, drifting snow, and avalanches challenged railroaders all winter long. The endless gales prompted a standard joke in Como. Newcomer: "Does the wind always blow this way?" Old-time: "No, someti…
The Little Engine The Denver, South Park & Pacific (DSP&P) established a crucial link between Denver and the high Rockies. The goal was to reach the Pacific Ocean but the harsh winters and challenging mountain terrain took a toll on the railroa…
Pre-Mining LandscapeThis valley once held beaver ponds, wet meadows, shrub thickets and open grasslands. Fires started by Native Americans supported herds of mountain bison and favored growth of grasses and wildflowers on the valley floor.Archeolo…
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places St. Mary's was built in 1881 and moved from Washington & High By 1890; Bell and Belfry added 1899.
The Hearthstone building was established in 1883. The original structure was build and owned by the Kaiser family, who ran a market on Lincoln St., when Breckenridge existed as a thriving mining community. The Hearthstone building itself has survi…
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places The Exchange - constructed in 1880, the building housed the Bank of Breckenridge, the Engle Bros. Exchange Bank and the Post Office at various times.
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places Built as a Residence 1898,site was Argyle Dance Hall 1881and lost in Main St. Fire of 1896.
You've just stepped into Colorado's Kingdom - a delightful trip back in time with all of today's modern conveniences and amenities. Here you'll find one of the world's premier resorts with outstanding four-season activities to please everyone's ta…
In memory of an escaped slave who became a prominent entrepreneur and black Civil rights pioneer in Colorado. In 1880, Ford opened Ford's Restaurant and Chop House in Breckenridge.
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic PlacesThe Wedding HouseBuilt in 1893 by .Frederick Herkertfor his bride.