This Hike Takes You To A Place Colorado’s First Residents Left Behind

There is no arguing that Colorado is home to some of the most scenic hikes in the country. What you may not realize, however, is that in addition to the scenic trails are hikes that are as historic as they are intriguing, as demonstrated by this Colorado trail that some of the state’s first residents left behind:

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