San Juan Mountains


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a mountain range in southwestern Colorado that is part of the Rocky Mountains

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In our chronology for the south San Juan mountains we created a record that extends back 2,200 years," said Routson.
Alexco Resource Corporation (TSX: AXR) (AMEX:AXU), a Canada-based company that explores for mineral resources, has announced that a company subsidiary, Alexco Resource US Corp, has been awarded a mine-water solids transfer and treatment contract at the Platoro underground gold mine located in the San Juan mountains of southern Colorado, US.
He was particularly fond of the San Juan Mountains and Ouray in the southwestern part of Colorado.
Allyn and Doug enjoyed the San Juan Mountains for their honeymoon.
The former Egglescliffe School pupil and Yarm Army Cadet, said the San Juan mountains were one of the best sections of the trail so far.
A team from the University of Colorado at Boulder studied sediment cores extracted from two lakes in Colorado's San Juan mountains and found atmospheric dust levels in the area jumped 500 per cent during the past 200 years--higher than at any other time during the previous 5,000 years.
Back on the trail crew, we completed a 9-year reroute project in the San Juan Mountains, just north of Silverton, Colo.
Colorado is getting its 25th full-scale ski area high in the San Juan Mountains, but if you're a beginner on the slopes, you'll want to head elsewhere.
The valley itself lies 7,500 feet above sea level surrounded by a panoramic vista of pristine mountain scenery: Bordering the valley on the west are the San Juan Mountains, while to the east the Sangre de Cristos rise majestically, forming rugged, snow-capped peaks typical of the Southern Rockies.
STILL, WHILE VISITING A LUXURY RESORT SPRAWLED ACROSS 275 ACRES IN COLORADO'S SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS A FEW MONTHS AGO, I FELT I SHOULD HAVE BEEN WEARING BOTH A TUX AND PACKING A WALTHER PPK, FOR THIS WAS TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE ]AMES BOND ADVENTURE FOR ME.
AN ALPINIST'S DREAM AND AN ACROPHOBE'S NIGHTmare, the serrated ridgelines and bald granite peaks of southwestern Colorado s San Juan Mountains are spectacular even by the high standards of this mountainous state.
Nestled in the heart of Colorado's San Juan Mountains, Telluride is one of the most visually breathtaking places in the West.
Alferd Packer's ill-fated journey into the San Juan Mountains of Colorado has proven to be of interest for over 123 years.
From its headwaters in the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado, this is one of the West's few remaining free-flowing rivers.
So if your brother and you happen to be Texans who get your Dodge Ram and Jeep Wrangler stuck on a steep mountain slope 12,500 feet high in Colorado's rugged San Juan Mountains, you are not going to get much sympathy.
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