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Traveling with Jim and Elaine - Our 2006 Colorado Adventure

Trip through old mining town of Creede, Colorado

 


 Creede was mined in the late 1800's (9-25-06)

 


 Creede built this firehouse in a rock cave after their original
wooden one burned down
(9-25-06)

 


Starting up a canyon to view old mine remains (9-25-06)

 


Narrow steep dirt roads but interesting rock formations
(9-25-06)

 


Many of the old mine buildings still remain today
(9-25-06)

 


 Amazingly well preserved for being 100+ years old
(9-25-06)

 


Steep road under low bridge stops us here
(9-25-06)

 


Some old remains still clinging to the mountainside
(9-25-06)

 


 Old mine high up on the hillside
(9-25-06)

 


 Largest of the remains looks like it has aged well
(9-25-06)

 


 Old miners shack (9-25-06)

 


Old mine entrance with tracks for ore cars (9-25-06)

 


Old miners did an amazing job of building these as they're
still standing after 100+ years
(9-25-06)

 


Looking down at camper through the low underpass (9-25-06)
 

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