Guided Snowshoe & Nordic Ski Tour into Mining District Article in Ouray Plaindealer

Winter tour offers chance to glide back into history

by Tori Sheets,

Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership and Ouray County Historical Society are partnering up to offer adventurous snowshoers and cross country skiers an opportunity to explore a few historical mines in the Red Mountain mining district on Jan. 30. Don Paulson, curator of the Ouray County Historical Museum, is leading a limited group of 20 people on the four mile round trip trek to visit the Yankee Girl mine, the town of Guston and the Robinson mine.


Read the full article: Ouray Plaindealer 1-6-15 page 18

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