We ventured into the Foothills last weekend, following Sunshine Canyon, a place we'd never been. Found that last years terrible fire was up that road, but also came upon Gold Hill, a 'living ghost town'.
(Read the sign carefully)
We plan on spending more time there this summer.....exploring gold Hill and other Foothills mining towns.
Cursed with a short growing season here in the Front Range. it is necessary to start your garden indoors in February to have a chance at a decent vegetable harvest. First, purchase your plant starter kits:
There is more to Nederland than just the Frozen Dead Guy.
After a number of name changes since it founding, the name of Nederland stuck after the purchase of the local mine by Dutch investors and establishment of the Nederland Mining Company. The name was chosen because the new mill at Nederland at 8,234 feet elevation, was 2,000 feet lower than the mine and original mill site.