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There is a special mystique about the southwest region of Colorado. It can be felt among ancient Anasazi Indian cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde National Park and in the quiet of rugged mining ghost towns high in the San Juan Mountains.
From the sheer depths of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Monument to the exhilarating vistas from Grand Mesa, world's largest flattop mountain, the region is rich in western history, Victorian architecture and Native American cultures.
- PAGOSA SPRINGS
- PLEASANT VIEW
- PONCHA SPRINGS
- SNOWMASS VILLAGE
- SOUTH FORK
- TWIN LAKES
- VILLA GROVE
- WOODY CREEK
- YELLOW JACKET
With hints of Spring in the air after what seems like an endless winter, warm weather communities are seeming more and more attractive to retire to. Why live in an area where you look forward to a few short summer months, when you can live in warmth year Read more...
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Jun 24, 2016 4:44 am
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