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Missed it by That Much . . .

I’ve been listing all of the places of significant national or state level interest along the Great Plains Trail as it is currently envisioned.  To wrap it up, here are a few more that the trail just misses – usually … Continue reading

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Pawnee and Comanche National Grasslands

Today we feature the two National Grasslands of Colorado – Pawnee in the northeast and Comanche in the southeast.   Pawnee National Grassland has two main sections and totals about 200,000 acres. Pawnee NG has been discussed several times on … Continue reading

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The Great Plains Have Volcanoes? Yup!

Continuing our look at the national parks and monuments of the Great Plains we unfortunately must skip Colorado.  The Great Plains portion of Colorado has no major national parks or national monuments.  There is Bent’s Old Fort National Historic Site … Continue reading

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