Tag: Leadville

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Leadville Boom Days

As the story goes, anybody who was anybody had been to Leadville, Colorado, in the 1890s, a Victorian-era mining town just 38 miles southeast of Vail. Surrounded on three sides by the jagged peaks and valleys of the San Isabel National Forest, at 10,152 feet above sea level, the town, […]

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Dog Sledding in the Valley

Just a 45 minute drive from Vail down highway 24 you will find a great alternative to skiing, Dog Sledding! My family and I geared up and packed in the car to take a day trip to the city of Leadville. To get there you take the winding roads through […]