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... visit, he provided several firsthand accounts of railway history, back to the 1920s when the train originally hauled sheep, lumber, and coal. He worked on his father's ranch, tending up to1,000 sheep and recalled a time when tens of thousands of sheep grazed in the mountains surrounding the valley. The Great Depression wiped out many of those ranches and tough times fell on the area until a 1950's oil boom resurrected jobs and the railroad.
We invited him ...
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Along with Willy & Trudy and Willy's 2 brothers and cousin, we rode to Chama and stayed on a Ranch which has a major problem with Prairie dogs. The Ranch is owned by relatives of Willy's brother's wife, Char.
Prairie dogs are burrowing rodents that live in large colonies in the grasslands of central and western North America. Prairie dogs are named for their habitat and warning call, which sounds similar to a dog's bark. Once numbered in the hundreds of millions ...
... originally used in 1883 to carry the wealthy and famous people to the resorts that are now called 4 U R Ranch where the UTE indians used to go to hot water springs there. Then with the discovery of silver in Creede, the track was extended to the Creede mining district and the strange train that you see in the picture was used to carry workmen to various places along the rail line. Now this track is no longer used. The ...
Today we went to a place called Mesa Verde National Park, which was one of the first national parks to be created in the US. The Ancestral Puebloans moved into the area in by AD 550 until AD 1300 & the park has a lot of archeological sites some of which are cliff dwellings. The drive into the park is amazing it is about 15 miles in ...
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