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  Lake City, Colorado - A Short History
Lake City is one of the most isolated major 19th century Colorado silver camps.
Located on the eastern side of the San Juans, Lake City is the seat of Hinsdale County, the least populated county in the state.
Lake City is located approximately 40 miles south of Gunnison on Colorado 149.
www.narrowgauge.org /ncmap/excursion7_lake_city.html   (443 words)

  
 Salt Lake City, Utah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The city is located in a large valley, the Salt Lake Valley, separated by the Wasatch Mountains to the east and the Oquirrh Mountains to the west.
In the city the population is spread out with 23.6% under the age of 18, 15.2% from 18 to 24, 33.4% from 25 to 44, 16.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.0% who are 65 years of age or older.
Salt Lake City's political demographics are unlike much of the rest of Utah and its cities and counties where mostly Republicanss or conservative citizens dominate and are represented by politicians of similar persuasion.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/s/sa/salt_lake_city__utah.html   (1399 words)

  
 Salt Lake City, Utah -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Salt Lake City is the (The capital city of a political subdivision of a country) state capital and most populous city in the (Click link for more info and facts about U.S. state) U.S. state of (A state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young) Utah.
The city is considered one of the most historically important cities in the (The region of the United States lying to the west of the Mississippi River) Western United States.
Salt Lake City is also the primary jumping-off point for exploring the national parks and monuments and rugged terrain of the southern half of the state.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/s/sa/salt_lake_city,_utah.htm   (6076 words)

  
 Preserve America Community: Lake City, Colorado
Lake City, Colorado (population 382), is located on the eastern side of the San Juan Mountains in southwestern Colorado.
Lake City became a Main Street community in 2005 through the efforts of its Downtown Improvement and Revitalization Team, a public-private partnership.
Lake City’s economy is primarily based on tourism, as it is a gateway to some of the most remote and beautiful countryside in America.
www.preserveamerica.gov /lakecityCO.html   (426 words)

  
 TPWD: Lake Colorado City State Park
History: Lake Colorado City State Park is a 500-acre park, leased for 99 years from a utility company in Mitchell County, southwest of Colorado City.
Lake Colorado City was built in 1949 on Morgan Creek, a tributary of the Colorado River, by Texas Electric Service Company to provide cooling water for the power plant, a water supply for Colorado City, and recreation.
Detailed fishing and lake information for Lake Colorado City.
www.tpwd.state.tx.us /spdest/findadest/parks/lake_colorado_city   (345 words)

  
 Lake City, Colorado - A National Historic Mining District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Lake City began as a mining camp in 1874 after the Enos Hotchkiss road building party found gold in the nearby hills.
Today, Lake City is primarily a tourist attraction, surrounded as it is by numerous ghost towns and some of the most scenic countryside in America.
Lake San Cristobal, second largest natural lake in Colorado, is just up the road.
sangres.com /places/lakecity.htm   (343 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: COLORADO CITY, TX
Colorado City, the county seat of Mitchell County, is on the Colorado River, Lone Wolf Creek, U.S. Highway 20/80, State highways 208 and 163, and the Missouri Pacific Railroad, thirty-eight miles east of Big Spring and twenty-three miles south of Snyder in the north central part of the county.
The population of Colorado City was 3,000 in 1906.
By 1926 a city hall had been built, the streets were paved, and a new sewage system was in operation.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/CC/hfc13.html   (787 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: LAKE COLORADO CITY
Lake Colorado City is an artificial lake on Morgan Creek in the Colorado River basin four miles southwest of Colorado City in central Mitchell County (at 32°19' N, 100°55' W).
The lake's water is used for industry and recreation and is a water supply for nearby Colorado City.
The cut in the lake's bank serves as an emergency spillway at a crest of 2,073 feet above mean sea level and as a service spillway at an elevation of 2,070 feet above mean sea level.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/LL/rol25.html   (352 words)

  
 Lake City Radio
Lake City Radio was formed 11/1/2000 to offer public access broadcasting for Hinsdale County, Colorado.
Lake City Radio has been broadcasting for 2 1/2 years with the help of Rocky Mountain Cable, and the support of our underwriters and members.
Lake City Radio would like to thank all who have given time and money to our organization, and hope we will be able to begin or broadcast sometime in Summer 2004.
lakecityradio.tripod.com   (285 words)

  
 Lake Havasu City Chamber of Commerce - A River Info Website
Established in 1963, incorporated in 1978, Lake Havasu City is a magnet city for people from all walks of life and from every corner of the country.
Boat regattas are a popular Lake Havasu event that brings boating enthusiasts, families and friends together for fun in the sun.
The Lake Havasu City Chamber of Commerce Annual Calendar of Events is your guide to the wide variety of events occurring yearly.
www.coloradoriverinfo.com /lakehavasucity/chamber   (906 words)

  
 Lake City - Colorado Ghost Town
Lake City owes much for its survival to Indian Chief Ouray's control over the savage Utes.
Around the turn of the century, Lake City began to go down hill and by 1902; the population had decreased to about 500.
He was caught with Human "Jerky" in Lake City and put on trial for cannibalism, but never convicted.
www.ghosttowns.com /states/co/lakecity.html   (210 words)

  
 Lake City, Colorado-Cabins, Lodging, Camping
Lake City is home to several 14,000' mountain peaks; Uncompahgre, Sunshine, Handies, Red Cloud and Wetterhorn.
The Silver Thread Historic Byway (Highway 149) ribbons through the communities of South Fork, Creede and Lake City in the San Juan Mountains, once a toll road and stage route for miners, is a 75 mile paved highway.
Nestled in San Juan Mountains, near Lake City, 3 bedroom 3 baths, and a cabin, on river with private fishing waters, 2 levels of deck overhang the river on two sides of the house.
www.coloradodirectory.com /lakecity   (1069 words)

  
 Hinsdale County, Lake City, Southwest Colorado   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Located in the southwestern part of Colorado in the San Juan Mountains at an elevation of 8671 feet, yet surrounded by 13,000 and 14,000 foot peaks.
Lake City has one of the largest historical districts in Colorado with over 75 buildings dating from the late 1880's.
Winter time finds Lake City to be a very quiet retreat but with unlimited access to some of the state's best snowmobiling trails and cross country ski trails.
www.swcolotravel.org /hins/hins.html   (207 words)

  
 Lake Havasu, AZ (DesertUSA)
The Lake is managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) which oversees nearly 1.4 million acres of public lands in both the Mojave and Sonoran Deserts along the Colorado River, Lake Havasu and the Arizona uplands to the east.
Lake Havasu City was established after the Parker Dam was constructed and the lake formed.
Lake Havasu BLM Field Office: The Lake Havasu BLM Field Office is located south of the intersection of Highway 95 and Acoma Blvd. South at 2610 Sweetwater Ave.
www.desertusa.com /mag98/aug/stories/lkhav.html   (1517 words)

  
 Twin Peaks Rentals in Lake City, Colorado   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Twin Peaks is a charming country style home and guest cabin in Lake City, Colorado.
The house and cabin are nestled between the San Juan mountains and are located half a block from downtown shops, restaurants, and a park.
Enjoy Lake City by just relaxing, hiking, taking the Alpine Loop, climbing the 14,000 peaks or fly-fishing the streams and lake.
www.lakecitytwinpeaks.com   (286 words)

  
 Lake City, Colorado Tour
Lake San Cristobal, Colorado’s second largest lake, is just outside our front door.
The nearby town of Lake City has a population of 370 that swells to 2,000 during tourist season.
Exploring Lake City – After a quiet morning to yourself, we’re off to Lake City for the afternoon.
www.womensummit.com /tourlake_city.htm   (785 words)

  
 Wildernet - Lake Colorado City State Park   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Description - Lake Colorado City State Park is a 500-acre park, leased for 99 years from a utility company in MitchellCounty, southwest of Colorado City.
The sandy soils around Lake Colorado City State Park near Colorado City will be filled with tall yellow evening primroses, white spectacle pod and yellow woollywhite in early May.
The park is located about 11 miles southwest of Colorado City off Interstate 20 on FM 2836.
www.wildernet.com /pages/statepark.cfm?areaID=TXSPLKCO   (642 words)

  
 Lake Havasu Area Chamber of Commerce   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Lake Havasu City, home of the historic London Bridge, is on the east shore of Lake Havasu on the Colorado River border of California and Arizona.
Lake Havasu City attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors each year to its calm waters and beautiful beaches.
Lake Havasu City offers a broad range of community facilities including four parks, one movie theatre complex, a county/city library, tennis courts, several beaches, a bowling alley and four golf courses.
www.havasuchamber.com /community_profile_p1.htm   (595 words)

  
 Lake City, Colorado - Shopping   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Lake San Cristobal Colorado's second largest natural lake.
Come to the only art gallery in the area that has a picture of all five of the fourteeners in the Lake City Area.
We're Lake City's headquarters for fly fishing and outdoor gear.
www.lakecityco.com /lakecityShopping.html   (937 words)

  
 Salt Lake City Apartments for Rent - Search Salt Lake City, Utah Apartment Rentals
The largest city in the state, it is a great regional center, world headquarters of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and the processing point for products of an irrigated farm region that is rich in minerals.
The prominence of the gigantic Temple (built 1853-93) on Temple Square at the city's heart reflects the Mormon nature of Salt Lake City; nearby are the Mormon Tabernacle (opened 1867) and Conference Center (opened 2000).
After 1849, Salt Lake City was a supply point for overland travel to California and was connected with the first transcontinental railroad by a line built (1869-70) by Brigham Young to Ogden.
www.rentersparadise.com /apartments/salt-lake-city-apartments.htm   (450 words)

  
 Lake City, Colorado CO, town profile (Hinsdale County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Colorado > All counties > Hinsdale County > Lake City
Lake City is a town in Hinsdale County.
Lake City is at the confluence of Henson Creek and the Lake Fork of the Gunnison
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=9557   (560 words)

  
 Colorado.com | Lake City Colorado Travel and Visitor Information
Nestled in the heart of the San Juan Mountain Range just minutes from the spectacular San Cristobal Lake, this place is an ideal vacation spot year round.
The only skyscrapers in Lake City are natural ones: the San Juans.
In 1874, Alferd Packer was jailed for killing and eating five fellow gold prospectors when their group became trapped in a blizzard atop nearby Slumgullion Pass.
www.colorado.com /city224   (231 words)

  
 Lake City Colorado, CO Lodging - Consider a Bed and Breakfast in Lake City Colorado
Lake City Colorado, CO Lodging - Consider a Bed and Breakfast in Lake City Colorado
But Lake City remains intact, with its wood plank boardwalks, for you to enjoy.
Lake City has a variety of friendly shops full of local art, books, crafts, jewelry and great mementos of your visitYou make check out their website at www.lakecity.comRecreational activities are boundless and supported by a myriad of helpful, friendly businesses that offer personalized customer service.
www.innsofcolorado.org /cities/lake_city.php   (175 words)

  
 Advertising on the Lake City, Colorado and Hinsdale County Web Ring
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In addition, any Lake City, CO and Hinsdale County web site that is created by us will automatically receive a 192 x 100 pixel advertisement in the Yellow Pages of the Web Ring.
If you do not see the menu options for the Lake City, Colorado and Hinsdale County Web Ring please click HERE and the problem will be fixed.
lakecityweb.tripod.com /advertise.htm   (1508 words)

  
 Lake City, CO News
Local news for Lake City, CO continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
A Colorado lynx was killed crossing a highway near Grainfield, Kan., less than seven months after it was known to be near Lake City in Colorado, 400 miles away.
A homeowner in Lake City, Colo. shot and killed a mother bear this week, but it was an action that the Colorado Division of Wildlife says could have been avoided.
www.topix.net /city/lake-city-co   (602 words)

  
 Creede and Lake City Colorado
I am planning a trip upto the Creede and Lake City areas of Colorado in early July.
Drive S from Lake City and turn on the road to Lake San Cristobal, keep going all the way to Cinnamon Pass.
Another place to see is a side trip off the Engineer Pass road (which is accessed from the center of Lake City).
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 Fishing Lake Colorado City
Golden alga caused a significant fish kill in Lake Colorado City in October of 2001.
Fishing is expected to be very poor until the golden alga has subsided and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has an opportunity to rebuild the fishery.
The structure at Lake Colorado City varies from steep rocky bluffs near the dam to mud flats in the upper and middle sections of the reservoir.
www.tpwd.state.tx.us /fishboat/fish/recreational/lakes/colorado_city   (226 words)

  
 For Sale by Owner in Lake City, Colorado (TopFSBO.com)
This home is located 50 miles south of Gunnison, Colorado in a beautiful valley surrounded by mountains, streams and peace of mind.
You can view the town by going to Lake City Chamber of Commerce and find out why Lake City is the best kept secret.
Lake City is a favorite vacation spot and this home takes advantage of that.
www.onlinerealtysales.com /rm/listings/l0792.php   (345 words)

  
 Lake View Resort & Marina, Lake City Colorado
Come explore Lake San Cristobal and the surrounding area - we believe it to be...
CONTACT US The Colorado Directory of cabins, lodges, campgrounds, bed & breakfasts and fun things to do such as fishing, rafting, hunting & skiing.
As well as, a detailed regional Colorado map section.
www.lakeview-inc.com   (165 words)

  
 Wildernet - Lake Colorado City State Park   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Description - Lake Colorado City State Park is a 500-acre park, leased for 99 years from a utility company in MitchellCounty, southwest of Colorado City.
The central focus to the area is the lake itself where users can participate in water based activites.
The park is located about 11 miles southwest of Colorado City off Interstate 20 on FM 2836.
areas.wildernet.com /pages/statepark.cfm?areaID=TXSPLKCO   (662 words)

  
 Salt Lake City Utah real estate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
It is bordered by Idaho and Wyoming (N), Colorado (E), Arizona (S), and Nevada (W), and touches New Mexico in the SE, at the Four Corners.
Industrial plants extend from Provo to Brigham City, with the largest concentration in the Salt Lake City area.
In addition to the five national parks and seven national monuments, ski resorts, particularly in the Wasatch Range, are popular destinations.
www.webhomesofutah.com /About_Utah/page_820901.html   (282 words)

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