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  Colorado.com | Plan Your Colorado Weekend Getaway Or Colorado Family Vacation On Colorado.com.
Fall brings a touch of gold to Colorado, as the first wisps of winter frost the state with flakes of snow.
Holiday spirit, hot spring towns and hot chocolate are staples of events at this time in Colorado.
Wave goodbye to the manicured asphalt lanes of civilization, and power deep into Colorado’s backcountry for an off-road adventure.
www.colorado.com   (175 words)

  
  Colorado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Colorado is one of only three states (the others are Wyoming and Utah) that have only lines of latitude and longitude for borders.
Colorado is considered a very independent state politically, having elected 17 Democrats and 12 Republicans to the governorship in the last 100 years.
Colorado is made up primarily of transplanted citizens, and this is illustrated by the fact that the state has not had a native-born governor since 1975 (when John David Vanderhoof left office) and has not elected one since 1958, in the person of Stephen L.R. McNichols.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Colorado   (2401 words)

  
 Colorado Geography - NETSTATE
Colorado is bordered by Wyoming and Nebraska on the north.
In the east, Colorado is bordered by Nebraska and Kansas and to the west by Utah.
Colorado Plateau: To the west of the Rocky Mountains and running along the border of Utah is the Colorado Plateau.
www.netstate.com /states/geography/co_geography.htm   (879 words)

  
 Colorado Postal Encyclopedia
In the 1960's, when I first began to collect Colorado Postal History I quickly learned that there was a near void in literature relative to the postal history of the state.
My interest in Colorado goes beyond the markings and the covers to the history of the places that at one time had, or still have, Post Offices.
In addition, express company markings used in Colorado has been published as a part of the "Encyclopedia" and Denver County was published in an issues prior to the start of the "Encyclopedia" in 1998.
www.coloradopostalhistorysociety.com /PAGES_html/encyclopedia.html   (2789 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Colorado   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
There are also the University of Denver (Methodist), Colorado College at Colorado Springs (secular), the Jesuit College of the Sacred Heart, and the Loretto Heights Academy at Denver.
Colorado was organized as a Territory in 1861, and admitted as a State in 1876, with a constitution formed in that year.
Colorado coming in as an organized territory just as the Civil War broke out, the question of loyalty or secession agitated the population, but the Union men were in overwhelming majority.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/04129a.htm   (2035 words)

  
 Colorado Encyclopedia Article @ LaunchBase.com (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Michael Owen flew to the United States yesterday and is scheduled to have potentially career-saving knee surgery in Colorado this week.
Colorado - specifically the city of Colorado Springs— serves as the headquarters of numerous Christian groups.
Therefore, many of the residents in the surrounding states support the teams in Denver, as shown by the reach of the Broncos' radio network[4].
www.launchbase.com /encyclopedia/Colorado   (2132 words)

  
 Colorado State Symbols Facts Flag Outline Maps Geography News Capital City
Her mountain scenery is some of the most beautiful and dramatic in the United States and Colorado is a center for vacationers taking advantage of the pleasant summer climate and the ample supplies of powdered snow in the winter.
Brown, socialite wife of a Colorado mining tycoon was immortalized in the Broadway Musical, "The Unsinkable Molly Brown" so called after she survived the sinking of the ocean liner "Titanic".
The Centennial State: Colorado is nicknamed the Centennial State because it entered the union in 1876, 100 years after the signing of the Declaration of Independence.
www.netstate.com /states/intro/co_intro.htm   (844 words)

  
 The COGenWeb Project Home page
Colorado was the 38th state to join the Union.
The center of the state is approximately 1,500 miles west of the Eastern coast of the United States, 800 miles east of the Western coast, 650 miles south of the northern border with Canada and 475 miles north of the southern border with Mexico.
Colorado is the eighth largest state when measured in square miles area.
www.rootsweb.com /~cogenweb/comain.htm   (440 words)

  
 Colorado Supreme Court -
The Colorado Board of Law Examiners, whose members are appointed by the Colorado Supreme Court, consists of two committees.
In accordance with Rule 201.3(1), C.R.C.P., eligibility for on-motion admission in Colorado is restricted to those who have been admitted and who have “actively and substantially” practiced law in a jurisdiction(s) that accept(s) Colorado attorneys for admission without examination.
Persons who file an on-motion application, but who are not eligible to do so, may (1) transfer the application to the next scheduled bar exam and receive a refund of the difference between on-motion and exam fees, or (2) withdraw the application and receive a 50% refund.
www.coloradosupremecourt.com /ble/ble_home.htm   (242 words)

  
 ESPN.com: Colorado Avalanche Clubhouse   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Colorado Avalanche canceled their appointment with an arbitrator on Friday, announcing they re-signed center Brett McLean to a one-year contract late Thursday night.
The Colorado Avalanche signed forward Paul Stastny on Monday and agreed to terms with veteran defenseman Ken Klee.
Colorado agreed to terms with goaltender Peter Budaj and forward Cody McCormick on Thursday.
sports.espn.go.com /nhl/clubhouse?team=col   (205 words)

  
 Colorado Maps - Perry-Castañeda Map Collection - UT Library Online
Colorado (base map) JPEG format (519K) County boundaries and names, county seats, rivers.
Colorado (reference map) JPEG format (265K) Shaded relief map with state boundaries, forest cover, place names, major highways.
Colorado (reference map) PDF format (268K) Shaded relief map with state boundaries, forest cover, place names, major highways.
www.lib.utexas.edu /maps/colorado.html   (455 words)

  
 Colorado Travel - Hiking and Backpacking Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Southwest Colorado Hotsprings - Two hotsprings, one popular and thronged, the other a wilderness isolate: both a comfort to sore hikers.
Weminuche Wilderness - Colorado's largest wilderness is an outdoor nirvana for hikers and climbers, plus river running in summer and cross-country skiing in winter.
Notes on the Colorado segment from the Continental Divide Trail Society.
gorp.away.com /gorp/activity/hiking/hik_co.htm   (686 words)

  
 Colorado State Parks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Foundation for Colorado State Parks is surveying Colorado drivers who might be interested in a special Colorado State Parks license plate.
Colorado Residents: renew your boat, snowmobile or OHV registrations.
Thanks to funding from Great Outdoors Colorado and the Colorado Lottery, Colorado State Parks can provide outstanding recreational opportunities throughout the state.
parks.state.co.us /home   (619 words)

  
 Colorado Avalanche Information Center > Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Come to support avalanche safety in Colorado and join us for a fun evening of friends, music and food.
There have been avalanche fatalities every month of the year in Colorado, so be avalanche-aware when you are out on the snow this summer.
The CAIC is a program within the Colorado Geological Survey.
geosurvey.state.co.us /avalanche   (191 words)

  
 Colorado
The primary crops in Colorado are corn, hay, and wheat.
University of Colorado - Colorado, University of, main campus at Boulder; state supported; coeducational; chartered 1861,...
Colorado, river, Argentina - Colorado, river, c.550 mi (885 km) long, rising from tributaries in the Andes and flowing SE...
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0108189.html   (408 words)

  
 CDOT - Aeronautics Division - Map of Colorado Airports
In Colorado, 13 airports hold an FAA Part 139 Certificate that enables them to provide scheduled passenger service.
Through direct or connecting flights these airports link Colorado with the nation and the world.
In addition to the 13 commercial service airports, 63 airports in the State are devoted to general aviation use.
www.colorado-aeronautics.org /aeromap.htm   (235 words)

  
 Colorado
Called the "Centennial State," because it became the 38th state when the U.S. turned 100 in 1876, Colorado is most closely associated with the Rocky Mountains and has numerous peaks over 14,000 feet.
The state's name comes from a Spanish word meaning "red" or "ruddy," the color of much of the state's terrain.
Today, Colorado is known for its vast cattle ranges, agricultural acreage, and snow-covered mountains that are ideal for winter sports.
www.americaslibrary.gov /cgi-bin/page.cgi/es/co   (85 words)

  
 University of Colorado at Boulder
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University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309 • Campus Directory Information: (303) 492-1411
www.colorado.edu   (139 words)

  
 Top Colorado Jobs
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