The Rocky Mountains stretch over 3,000 miles from Northwest Canada down to New Mexico. The Rockies are comprised of at least 100 individual ranges with the tallest peaks concentrated in Colorado. Glacial valleys throughout ...
Settlers' Park was named after the first American prospectors who camped in this area during the 1858-1859 winter. Upon his arrival at Ft. Saint Vrain 40 miles east, Thomas Aikins - a Missouri farmer with an eye for riches - surveyed t... Read More
The Columbia River runs 1243 miles form its headwaters in British Columbia to the Pacific Ocean in Astoria, OR. The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area spans an 85 mile stretch from Troutdale to The Dalles, an area highligh... Read More