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Take this history-themed road trip to learn about Colorado’s roots – OutThere Colorado

3. TrinidadDriving Decrease than two hours south of Cañon Metropolis, you’ll discover the legenda…….

3. Trinidad

Driving Decrease than two hours south of Cañon Metropolis, you’ll discover the legendary city of Trinidad. Additionally referred to as the “Coal Queen of Colorado,” Trinidad is steeped Inside the historic previous of Native American cultures, mining, and extra. Go to the Ludlow Memorial that represents 10,000 miners who went on strike for greater working circumstances, however have been finally involved in a 14-hour gunfight. Two completely different historic spots in Trinidad are the Baca House, initially constructed for “Santa Fe Path entrepreneur” John Hough, and the Bloom Mansion, a late Nineteenth century constructing adorned in Victorian-period figures.

Photograph Credit rating: Carol M. Highsmith (Flickr).